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Apply for a rental bus permit


If you want to carry out the domestic transport of more than nine people with motor vehicles outside the regular service (occasional traffic), you need a permit for this. This is granted for the intended type of transport (rental bus service, excursion trips or holiday destinations).

Process flow

submission of the application with the submission of the application form and the supplementary required application documents;

application review;

Initiation of the consultation procedure with the participation of the Chamber of Industry and Commerce, LRÄ, in particular the lower traffic authorities, the trade associations, the Office for Occupational Safety and Health, etc

Granting of the permit by means of a decision, after the entry into force of law the approval documents are handed over.

Competent authority

The competent licensing authority is the district or city in whose district the entrepreneur has its registered office or branch within the meaning of commercial law.

Requirements

Applicants must:

  1. personally reliable;
  2. financially capable, and
  3. be professionally suitable.

Which documents are required?

Formal application:

name as well as place of residence and place of business, in the case of natural persons, date of birth and place of birth; the beginning and end of the period of validity applied for; information on the number, type and capacity (number of seats) of the vehicles used;

Supplementary application documents and proof of compliance with the approval requirements in accordance with § 13 PBefG:

Certificate of good conduct, excerpt from the Central Trade Register; Clearance certificates issued by the social security institutions, the employers' liability insurance association, the tax office and the municipality with regard to proper tax payment; Proof of financial capacity as well as the Chamber of Industry and Commerce certificate of competence

What are the fees?

The fee is calculated on the basis of the Ordinance on Costs for Official Acts in the Paid or Business Passenger Transport of Motor Vehicles (PBefGKostV).

Basis of the fee calculation:

  • Number of vehicles
  • the duration of the authorisation

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

A decision on the application must be made within 3 months. This period may be extended by a further 3 months.

Processing duration

The processing time is usually four to six weeks.

Legal basis

Section 49 of the Passenger Transport Act (PBefG)

§ 2 Passenger Transport Act (PBefG)

Ordinance on the Operation of Motor Carriers (BoKraft)

Ordinance on Access to the Profession of Road Passenger Transport Operator (PBZugV)

Vehicle Registration Ordinance (FZV)

Technically approved by

Lower Saxony Ministry of Economic Affairs, Labour, Transport and Digitalisation

Author

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competent Bodies


Landkreis Emsland - Fachbereich Straßenverkehr
Address: Ordeniederung 1 , 49716 Meppen
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Postal address: Post Office Box 15 62 , 49705 Meppen
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Telephone: 05931 44-0
Fax: 05931 44-3621
Transport Connection:
Station Haltestelle Kreishaus
Bus: 993

Building Access
elevator available, wheelchair-accessible

Ansprechpartner

Margret Varel
Telephone: 05931 44-4044
Room:
K II, 44
responsible for:

Data protection information


Landkreis Emsland
Address: Ordeniederung 1 , 49716 Meppen
Timetable
Postal address: Post Office Box 15 62 , 49705 Meppen
Timetable
Telephone: 05931 44-0
Fax: 05931 44-3621
Transport Connection:
Station Haltestelle Kreishaus
Bus: 993

Building Access
elevator available, wheelchair-accessible
bank account:
recipients: Landkreis Emsland
bank: Emsländische Volksbank
BIC: GENODEF1LIG
IBAN: DE26266600600120050000
recipients: Landkreis Emsland
bank: Sparkasse Emsland
BIC: NOLADE21EMS
IBAN: DE39266500010000001339
recipients: Landkreis Emsland
bank: Postbank Hannover
BIC: PBNKDEFF250
IBAN: DE36250100300012132306

Ansprechpartner

Marc-André Burgdorf
responsible for:
Bernd Otten (Datenschutzbeauftragter)
Telephone: 05931 44-1605
Fax: 05931 44-391605
Room:
605
responsible for:

Landesbeauftragte für den Datenschutz Niedersachsen
Address: Prinzenstraße 5, 30159 Hannover
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Telephone: +49 511 12045-00
Fax: +49 511 12045-99

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