Food business operators; notification of establishments for registration

If you, as a food business operator, carry out activities related to the production, processing and distribution of food (including e-commerce), you must register with the competent district administrative authority.



You have a business that produces, processes or sells food.

Your business is not yet registered with the competent authority or there have been changes to the working procedures or modifications to the information or data already recorded or you wish to deregister your food business.


  • Use the form provided and send it to the responsible district administrative authority or use the online procedure. If no form is provided, you can register informally.
  • The following data is required:
    • Details of the name, address and legal form of the food business
    • The following must be provided separately for each establishment: the legal form, name and address of the establishment belonging to the business
    • The following must also be stated separately for each establishment: the respective activity and the type of operation


  • Registration must take place before commencing work.
  • Significant changes to the work process or modifications must be reported immediately.


  • Form, Bavaria-wide: Meldung nach Artikel 6 der Verordnung (EG) Nr. 852/2004 über Lebensmittelhygiene
    Please note

    This form has to be signed and sent to the responsible authority. You can sign the form manually and send it by email/fax or sign the form electronically with your qualified electronic signature an send it by (secure) email. If the responsible authority has set up a De-Mail account, you can also send the form by De-Mail using an sender-confirmed message.


  • There are no fees for registration.


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