Rendering of services for forestry and logging (

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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.

Other service-related formalities

Other service-related formalities

For taking-up and pursuit of a service the following service-related formalities, which CANNOT be processed through the Point of Single Contact, must be obeyed:

  • Main ski run and main ski trail; application for a use permit.

    If you wish to use the main downhill slopes and main hiking trails at the time of sporting activities for purposes other than practicing the sport for which the downhill slope or hiking trail is intended, you must obtain permission from the relevant municipality.

Formalities relating to the employment of workers

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 workers to Germany; registration and other obligations

    When posting employees to Germany, the Employee Posting Act must be observed. This law obliges both employers based in Germany and employers based abroad who employ workers in Germany to comply with statutory and, in certain sectors, collectively agreed working conditions. In addition, employers are subject to further obligations.

Characteristics and key concepts of the service

This service also includes the rendering of a part of the forestry activities on commission.

This service includes:

  • Rendering of services for the forestry sector:
    • Forest inventorying
    • Forestry consulting services
    • Timber assessment
    • Prevention and fighting of forest fires
    • Forestry pest control
  • Rendering of services for the logging sector:
    • Transportation of logs in the forest


  • Brandschutz (Verhütung von Waldbränden)
  • Dienstleistungen auf der forstwirtschaftlichen Erzeugerstufe
  • Forstschädlingsbekämpfung
  • Forstwirtschaft (Dienstleistungen auf der forstwirtschaftlichen Erzeugerstufe)
  • Forstwirtschaftliches Lohnunternehmen
  • Holzrückerei
  • Holztaxierung
  • Nassholzlagerplätze
  • Pflanzenschutz in der Forstwirtschaft
  • Rücken von Holz
  • Schädlingsbekämpfung in der Forstwirtschaft
  • Transport von Stämmen im Wald
  • Waldarbeiten (Holztaxierung, Brandschutz, Waldbestandsaufnahme u.Ä.)
  • Waldbestandsaufnahme
  • Waldbrandverhütung
  • Zapfenpflücker