Request information from the list of holders of a establishment of a craft craft or craft trade
The register of holders of a establishment of a craft or craft-like trade is a register of all holders of a standing trade to be carried out in the non-licensed craft or craft-like trade activities. It is run at each Chamber of Commerce for its Chamber of Crafts district. Information from the list can be provided on request if you can demonstrate a legitimate interest. A single information contains the following information about a company: Details of the company First and last name of the registered farmer/craftsman, legal representative or manager or the personally liable partner responsible for the technical management of the business Type of registered craft Address of the commercial establishment. If there is no interest worthy of protection of the data subject, the information will be provided to you. However, as the recipient of information, you may only use this data for the purpose you provided when submitting your application.
Request for individual information in accordance with Section 6 paragraph 2 HwO The application is informal to submit in text form to the competent Chamber of Crafts. In addition to the information provided by the applicant, the application must also contain information on the establishment (address, name) for which information is requested and to demonstrate the legitimate interest of the applicant. Personnel document Presentation of identity card or passport with registration certificate or residence permit or other comparable personal documents (for online procedures you will need your new identity card or a similar authentication option).
Forms: none Written form required: no Personal appearance on site when the application is submitted: no Online procedure possible: yes
Eligible interest You may have a legitimate interest if you pursue an economic objective with information for example, if you are a supplier who wants to know who owns a craft enterprise. As a private individual, you can also rely on the legitimate interest if you want to know more about a company.
They shall submit an application to the competent Chamber of Crafts for information from the register of holders of a establishment of a craft craft or craft-like trade. In your application, you name the company for which you would like information and represent your legitimate interest. After examining the legitimate interest, the Chamber of Crafts provides the information. If there is no interest of the data subject, the information will be provided to you. However, you may only use this data for the purpose you provided when submitting your application.
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Lower Saxony Ministry of Economy, Labour, Transport and Digitisation
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