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Schleswig-Holstein

Apply for subsequent inclusion, change and addition of conditions or listed activities of the travel trade permit.

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Schleswig-Holstein (Linie6PLus)

Service Description

If you want to be self-employed in travel trade, you need a travel trade card.

You operate a travel trade if you are active as a showman, "flying trader" or owner of a market stall, i.e. if you offer your services or goods at constantly changing locations.

According to Section 55 of the Trade, Commerce and Industry Regulation Act (Gewerbeordnung), a travelling trade is carried out by anyone who, for commercial purposes, without a prior appointment outside his or her place of business (Section 4(3) of the Trade, Commerce and Industry Regulation Act (Gewerbeordnung)) or without having such a place of business

  • offers goods for sale or seeks out (sells) or purchases orders,
  • offers services or seeks orders for services or
  • performs entertainment activities as a showman or in the manner of a showman.

The content of the travel trade permit may be restricted, it may be issued for a limited period of time and it may be subject to conditions, insofar as this is necessary for the protection of the general public or consumers; under the same conditions, the subsequent inclusion, amendment and supplementation of conditions is also permissible.

Accordingly, you may apply to the competent authority to amend or extend the activities listed in the Travel Trade Permit.

If your travel trade activity changes, you must have your travel trade card amended by the competent authority if it goes beyond the permitted activities.


Process flow

If you have submitted the application for subsequent inclusion, amendment and addition of conditions to your travel business card to your competent authority and all documents are complete, the competent authority will check whether the relevant requirements have been met.

If all documents are complete, your travel business card will be amended.

Who should I contact?

Contact the Trade Licensing Office at your municipality or city administration where you have your habitual residence or where the future company will have its registered office

Competent authority

Your municipality or city administration/commercial office in which you have your usual place of residence or in which the future company will have its registered office is responsible for processing the application.

Requirements

'In order for the competent authority to subsequently amend or supplement your travel trade card, you must already be in possession of a travel trade card.

Which documents are required?
  • Identity card
  • Travel trade card
What are the fees?

Is based on the respective administrative fee regulations of the state or the fee statutes of the bodies responsible under state law.

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

The amendment of the travel trade card is to be awaited.

Processing duration

If the documents are complete, the application will be processed promptly.

Legal basis
Appeal

Objection (depending on state law, the objection may be excluded), administrative court action

Applications / forms
  • Forms: none
  • Written form required: no
  • Personal appearance for on-site collection: no
  • Online procedure possible: yes
  • Information on the business start-up portal of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy on the subject of trade/travel
Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Technically approved by

Hessian Ministry of Economics, Energy, Transport and Housing

Professionally released on

09.02.2021

Process flow

If you have submitted the application for subsequent inclusion, amendment and addition of conditions to your travel business card to your competent authority and all documents are complete, the competent authority will check whether the relevant requirements have been met.

If all documents are complete, your travel business card will be amended.

Who should I contact?

Contact the Trade Licensing Office at your municipality or city administration where you have your habitual residence or where the future company will have its registered office

Competent authority

Your municipality or city administration/commercial office in which you have your usual place of residence or in which the future company will have its registered office is responsible for processing the application.

Requirements

'In order for the competent authority to subsequently amend or supplement your travel trade card, you must already be in possession of a travel trade card.

Which documents are required?

  • Identity card
  • Travel trade card

What are the fees?

Is based on the respective administrative fee regulations of the state or the fee statutes of the bodies responsible under state law.

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

The amendment of the travel trade card is to be awaited.

Processing duration

If the documents are complete, the application will be processed promptly.

Legal basis

Appeal

Objection (depending on state law, the objection may be excluded), administrative court action

Applications / forms

  • Forms: none
  • Written form required: no
  • Personal appearance for on-site collection: no
  • Online procedure possible: yes

  • Information on the business start-up portal of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy on the subject of trade/travel

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Technically approved by

Hessian Ministry of Economics, Energy, Transport and Housing

Professionally released on

09.02.2021

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