Hunting lease: Advertisement
The hunting lease is concluded between the holder of the hunting right and the hunting leaseholder. The contract must be notified to the competent authority. The competent authority has the possibility to object to them within a time limit.
Who should I contact?
The responsibility lies with the district and the district-free city.
Which documents are required?
- the hunting lease concluded and signed between the holder of the hunting right and the hunting leaseholder
What are the fees?
For the examination or objection of a hunting lease according to § 12 Abs. 1 Satz 2 Bundesjagdgesetz (BJagdG) 15 to 25 euros are charged.
What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?
The competent authority may object to the contract within three weeks of receipt of the notification if the provisions on the lease period are not complied with or if it is to be expected that the provisions of hunting law will be infringed by the contractual practice of hunting.
During these three weeks, the lessee may not hunt unless the competent authority authorises hunting at an earlier date.
What else should I know?
Under Paragraph 11(7) of the Bundesjagdgesetz (Federal Law on Hunting, 'the BJagdG'), the area on which a person entitled to hunt or holder of a hunting permit for consideration is entitled to exercise the right to hunt must be entered in the hunting licence.
Text checked by the Lower Saxony Ministry of Food, Agriculture, Consumer Protection and Regional Development; updated 15.03.2012
The text was automatically translated based on the German content.