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Cultural Monument: Research/Excavation - Approval

Excavations for cultural monuments, salvageof cultural monuments from water bodies and earthworks at a site where cultural monuments are to be suspected in the ground require the approval of the competent authority.

Approval may be granted subject to conditions, e.g.

  • management of the action by an expert,
  • Type of planning and execution,
  • Treatment, securing and documentation of soil finds,
  • Reporting
  • final establishment of the excavation or site.

Source: Serviceportal Niedersachsen (Portalverbund des Bundes und der Länder)

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