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Apply for a falconry hunting licence day hunting licence for the first time


If you want to hunt with griffins or falcons in Germany, the so-called pickling hunt, you need a German falconry hunting license in your name. You can apply for this as a day hunting license.

Process flow

You can submit the application in writing or, if available, online.

If you submit the application in writing, fill it out and submit it to the competent authority by post or in person.

The application and the evidence to be provided will be checked for completeness and correctness.

If you meet all the requirements, you will be issued a falconer's hunting license.

Who should I contact?

The responsibility lies with the lower hunting authorities.

Requirements

  • at least 18 years old at the time of issuance
  • Personal reliability
  • Physical fitness
  • Hunting liability insurance
  • Passed falconry exam

Which documents are required?

  • Identity card
  • Hunting licence or special hunting licence for falconers or certificate of the hunter's examination or certificate of the special hunter's examination for falconers
  • Certificate of the falconry examination
  • Current photograph
  • Proof of statutory hunting liability insurance

What are the fees?

Administration Fee: 15,00 EUR
Payment in advance: No
In addition to the administration fee of 15 euros, there is also the hunting fee of 10 euros.

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

The daily hunting license is valid for 14 consecutive days.

Applications / forms

Written form required: yes

Informal application possible: no

Personal appearance required: no

Online services available: yes

Technically approved by

Lower Saxony Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection

Professionally released on

17.08.2023

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

competent Bodies


Landkreis Emsland - Fachbereich Sicherheit und Ordnung
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

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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:

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)