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Anyone who wishes to carry out fumigation with fumigants on a commercial or self-employed basis in the context of other economic undertakings outside a stationary installation must notify the competent authority in writing. In addition, a collective report can be agreed to if fumigations are repeated regularly and the conditions described in the notification remain unchanged.

Process flow

You can report fumigation activity to the competent authority by e-mail or post.

  • You submit the necessary documents with your complaint.
  • The competent authority will check your notification for completeness.


Fumigations may only be carried out if it is not to be expected that their use in the individual application will have harmful effects on the health of humans, non-target organisms or on the environment.

Which documents are required?

  • Copy of the certificates of competency
  • Map of the location or object to be fumigated

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

One week before the planned fumigation activity - An exception applies to fumigation activities on ships and in containers in ports. For this purpose, the application must be submitted 24 hours before the start of the activity.

Processing duration

Promptly after receipt of application - maximum one week

What else should I know?

The resignation, change and entry of holders of a certificate of competency must be reported immediately to the authority granting the licence, provided that the activities are subject to the reservation of authorisation.

Technically approved by

Lower Saxony Ministry of the Environment, Energy and Climate Protection

Professionally released on



The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

competent Bodies

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

Building Access
elevator available, wheelchair-accessible

Data protection information

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

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