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Discovery of archaeological remains


The discovery of archaeologically significant objects must be reported. From time to time, antique coins, ceramic shards, flint chips, historical metal remnants, etc. could be found in the earth or in the water.

Process flow

The find is to be addressed to the Lower Saxony State Office for the Preservation of Monuments or to the lower monument protection authority of the place of discovery or the municipality.

Who should I contact?

To the Lower Saxony State Office for the Preservation of Monuments or to the lower monument protection authority of the site or the municipality.

Requirements

The applicant must guarantee that he or she will properly report and handle finds. This requires theoretical training at the State Office for the Preservation of Monuments and a practical exercise.

Which documents are required?

If further documents are required, please coordinate this directly with the lower monument authority.

What are the fees?

There are no fees.

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

Notification Period: 4 Days
The notification must be issued no later than four working days after discovery of the find.

Legal basis

§ 14 Lower Saxony Monument Protection Act (NDSchG)

Applications / forms

Forms available: Yes

Written form required: No

Informal application possible: No

Personal appearance required: No

Comments

Certain soil finds may be dangerous remnants, in particular weapons of war and other ordnance. In these cases, immediate information to the police or explosive ordnance disposal service is required.

Technically approved by

Lower Saxony Ministry of Science and Culture (MWK)

Author

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competent Bodies


Niedersächsisches Landesamt für Denkmalpflege
Address: Scharnhorststr. 1, 30175 Hannover
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Data protection information


Landkreis Emsland
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
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:

Stadt Meppen
Address: Markt 43, 49716 Meppen
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Telephone: 05931 153
Fax: 05931 153-5253
Opening Hours:
Mon to Wed: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Registry Office Meppen Monday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (afternoons by appointment only) Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Department of Labour and Social Affairs Monday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and by appointment

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)