Support activities for petroleum and natural gas extraction (09.10.0.00)
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The following formalities are performed by responsible authorities and can also be handled via the Point of Single Contact if necessary. Please specify the location via Change selection. If you choose "To the responsible Point of Single Contact for ..." (if available), the contact details of the responsible Point of Single Contact are displayed. The contact details of the competent authority/-ies are displayed after choosing the formality.
Formalities according to the Services Directive
For taking-up and pursuit of a service the follwoing specific service-related formalities (authorisations and notifications) must always be obeyed:
Marksman; application for recognition
Certain activities in mining may only be carried out by persons who can prove their reliability and expertise. This is verified by the recognition authority.
Marksman; application for recognition of "other persons" for production of other records.
If so-called "other documents" are sufficient instead of crack surveys, these can be prepared by "other persons" (as mine surveyors). These "other persons" require the recognition of the competent authority.
Formalities relating to the employment of workers
If you would like to hire an employee you need to proceed with the following steps. These formalities CANNOT be processed through the Point of Single Contact.If the employment is terminated you also have to inform the authorities where the employee has been registered.
Posting of employees to Germany; registration and other obligations
When posting employees to Germany, the Employee Posting Act must be observed.
Tax related formalities
For taking-up and pursuit of a service please also consider the following tax related formalities which CANNOT be processed through the Point of Single Contact:
Taxes; information in case of cross-border activity
For service providers operating across borders without a branch in Germany, there are various special jurisdictions and special regulations depending on the tax liability, activity or type of tax.
We would also like to inform you about the following personal formalities which CANNOT be processed through the Point of Single Contact:
Contract for work and services procedure; application for consent to employ foreign workers under contracts for work and services
If you, as a foreign employer, wish to send foreign workers to Germany under government agreements to perform work contracts, the Federal Employment Agency must first give its approval.
Characteristics and key concepts of the service
This service includes:
- Services rendered for money or on another contractual basis on the crude petroleum and natural gas fields:
- Exploratory services rendered in connection with crude petroleum or natural gas extraction, e.g. in the form of conventional prospection methods such as e.g. geological observations conducted in potentially viable areas
- Testing, expansion, production, and auxiliary wells; Setting up wells; installation, repair and disassembly of drilling rigs; cementing and filling of drilled holes for crude petroleum and natural gas drilling; pumping of drilled holes; closing and decommissioning of drilled holes, etc.
- Liquefaction and regasification of natural gas at the extraction site for the purpose of transporting
- Draining and pumping on commission
- Test drilling for crude petroleum or natural gas extraction
- Firefighting services on crude petroleum and natural gas fields
- Abbau von Bohranlagen (Dienstleistungen im Rahmen der Erdöl- und Erdgasgewinnung)
- Auspumpen von Bohrlöchern (Dienstleistungen im Rahmen der Erdöl- und Erdgasgewinnung)
- Bohranlagen (Montage, Reparatur und Abbau, Dienstleistungen im Rahmen der Erdöl- und Erdgasgewinnung)
- Bohrungsarbeiten für die Erdöl- und Erdgasgewinnung
- Dienstleistungen bei der Gewinnung von Erdöl und Erdgas
- Erschließung von Ölfeldern
- Kondensate, Gew. (Erdöl- und Erdgasgewinnung)
- markscheiderische Tätigkeiten
- Montage von Bohranlagen (Dienstleistungen im Rahmen der Erdöl- und Erdgasgewinnung)
- Reparatur von Bohranlagen (Dienstleistungen im Rahmen der Erdöl- und Erdgasgewinnung)
- Rückumwandlung von Erdgas zu Transportzwecken
- Verflüssigung und Rückumwandlung von Erdgas zu Transportzwecken am Gewinnungsort
- Verflüssigung von Erdgas an der Förderstätte zu Transportzwecken
- Verfüllen von Bohrlöchern für Öl- und Gasbohrungen (Dienstleistungen im Rahmen der Erdöl- und Erdgasgewinnung)
- Zementieren von Bohrlöchern für Öl- und Gasbohrungen (Dienstleistungen im Rahmen der Erdöl- und Erdgasgewinnung)