Travel trade; notification of an activity not requiring a permit

Certain travel trade activities that do not require a permit must be reported to the responsible municipality.


Important instructions for service providers

  • Wenn Sie außerhalb von Geschäftsräumen Handel betreiben wollen, kann ggf. eine reisegewerbekartenfreie Tätigkeit vorliegen, die angezeigt werden muss.


  • Age of majority or approval of the guardianship court


Notification is required before the start of commercial activity.

Required documents

  • valid identity card or passport

  • Trade ad
  • For legal entities: Excerpt from the commercial register or comparable registration documents from abroad (including a certified translation into the German language)

  • For limited liability companies in the course of incorporation: a certified copy of the notarized memorandum of association and a power of attorney by the incorporators stating that the commercial activities will be commenced even prior to the limited liability company's registration in the commercial register.

  • Minors: Power of attorney or permit by the guardianship court

  • Authorization: Written power of attorney and the ID cards of both the grantor of the power of attorney and the grantee of the power of attorney


  • EUR 12.50 to EUR 50 in accordance with the Schedule of Costs (5.III.5/27) to the Costs Act


Administrative court action


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