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Schleswig-Holstein

Applying for a preliminary decision on a plant requiring a permit

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Schleswig-Holstein (Linie6PLus)

Service Description

When you apply for a preliminary decision, the competent authority decides on individual licensing requirements and on the location of the plant.

Provided that the effects of the planned plant can be sufficiently assessed and there is a justified interest in issuing a preliminary decision, the competent authority shall issue a preliminary decision.


Competent authority

In Schleswig-Holstein, the State Office for the Environment (LfU) is responsible.

Requirements
  • From the application you submit and the required documents, the competent authority must be able to sufficiently assess the impact of the planned plant.
  • Your application must show a legitimate interest in the issuance of a preliminary decision
Which documents are required?
  • Application for a preliminary decision on a plant requiring approval
  • required drawings, plans, expert opinions
  • explanations of the plant
  • other documents (if necessary, ask the competent authority)
What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

Period of validity: 2 Years
The preliminary decision becomes invalid if you do not apply for approval of the plant within two years. In justified exceptional cases, the period of validity of the preliminary decision can be extended by up to two further years.

Legal basis
Appeal
  • Appeal

For more information on how to file an appeal, see the notice.

  • Complaint
Applications / forms

ELiA stands for "Electronic Immission Control Application" and is an IT solution to apply for the approval of a plant according to the Federal Immission Control Act (BImSchG). With it, companies, or the engineering offices commissioned by them, can create the very extensive application electronically and send it encrypted to the approval authority.

Before completing the permit application, please use the opportunity to consult with the licensing authority responsible for you (State Office for the Environment of the State of Schleswig-Holstein).

ELiA offers a simply structured interface clearly structured according to individual forms and supported by help, sample requests, presets, key tables and plausibility checks. Saving is possible at any processing stage. The forms have to be processed sequentially, as there are dependencies between them.

Shipping instructions:

a) Postal dispatch on data carriers

You can send the application file with all attachments on CD, DVD or USB stick to the approval authority.

b) Electronic dispatch as a ZIP file using a secure mailbox (encrypted, possibly signed, automatic)

ELiA is used in the following countries: Berlin, Brandenburg, Bremen, Hamburg, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Lower Saxony, Saxony and Schleswig-Holstein.

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Technically approved by

Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection (BMUV)

Professionally released on

12.07.2023

Competent authority

In Schleswig-Holstein, the State Office for the Environment (LfU) is responsible.

Requirements

  • From the application you submit and the required documents, the competent authority must be able to sufficiently assess the impact of the planned plant.
  • Your application must show a legitimate interest in the issuance of a preliminary decision

Which documents are required?

  • Application for a preliminary decision on a plant requiring approval
  • required drawings, plans, expert opinions
  • explanations of the plant
  • other documents (if necessary, ask the competent authority)

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

Period of validity: 2 Years
The preliminary decision becomes invalid if you do not apply for approval of the plant within two years. In justified exceptional cases, the period of validity of the preliminary decision can be extended by up to two further years.

Legal basis

Appeal

  • Appeal

For more information on how to file an appeal, see the notice.

  • Complaint

Applications / forms

ELiA stands for "Electronic Immission Control Application" and is an IT solution to apply for the approval of a plant according to the Federal Immission Control Act (BImSchG). With it, companies, or the engineering offices commissioned by them, can create the very extensive application electronically and send it encrypted to the approval authority.

Before completing the permit application, please use the opportunity to consult with the licensing authority responsible for you (State Office for the Environment of the State of Schleswig-Holstein).

ELiA offers a simply structured interface clearly structured according to individual forms and supported by help, sample requests, presets, key tables and plausibility checks. Saving is possible at any processing stage. The forms have to be processed sequentially, as there are dependencies between them.

Shipping instructions:

a) Postal dispatch on data carriers

You can send the application file with all attachments on CD, DVD or USB stick to the approval authority.

b) Electronic dispatch as a ZIP file using a secure mailbox (encrypted, possibly signed, automatic)

ELiA is used in the following countries: Berlin, Brandenburg, Bremen, Hamburg, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Lower Saxony, Saxony and Schleswig-Holstein.

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Technically approved by

Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection (BMUV)

Professionally released on

12.07.2023

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