Animal enclosure display
The construction, expansion, significant modification and operation of animal enclosures must be notified.
No need to report
- Animal enclosures that do not exceed a floor area of 50 m² and in which no animals of specially protected species are kept in accordance with the Federal Nature Conservation Act (BNatSchG),
- reintroduction aviaries for animal species subject to hunting law, if the aviaries are not set up for more than one month,
- installations for a maximum of two birds of prey, if the birds are kept for the purpose of pickling and the keeper holds a valid falconry licence,
- Net enclosures in which farmed or edible fish are kept.
Who should I contact?
The responsibility lies with the district and the district-free city.
Which documents are required?
Documents are required. Please contact the competent authority.
What are the fees?
Fees are charged in accordance with Annex 1 to § 1 paragraph 1 of the General Fee Schedule of the State of Lower Saxony (AllGO) in accordance with No. 64.1.18.
Applications / forms
With regard to applications, the competent authority must be contacted in advance if possible and, if necessary, the appropriate forms must be requested.
Action before the Administrative Court
What else should I know?
By obtaining the notification, other permits are not covered, but a veterinary and building permit must be obtained separately.
Technically approved by
Lower Saxony Ministry for the Environment, Energy and Climate Protection
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