Free balloon; application for an external launch permit

A general ruling has been issued for the launch of free balloons.

If the requirements are met, the general ruling is deemed to have been issued. In other cases, an individual permit must still be applied for.



The outdoor take-off area must be suitable for the project. This must be verified by an expert opinion.


10 working days before the scheduled start date

Required documents

  • Site plan

    (M 1 : 1,000 or 1 : 5,000)

  • Terrain survey

    (for the launch of five or more balloons)

  • Statement of the responsible municipality (public order office)

    (for the launch of five or more balloons)


Please select a location in "Localization" so that the address of the responsible authority can be filled in.


  • 30.00 to 500.00 EUR

    The costs are calculated on a case-by-case basis depending on the work involved.


Administrative court proceedings; information

Administrative court action


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