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Pest controller: Competence test

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Schleswig-Holstein (Linie6PLus)

Service Description

They may only carry out commercial pest control if, among other things, you have provided proof of competence to the competent authority.

For example, anyone who has passed the recognized degree "certified pest controller" or the examination as an assistant or master for pest control according to no longer applicable law in the old federal states or according to the law of the former GDR or has demonstrably acquired comparable expertise in a member state of the European Union.

The vocational retraining with subsequent examination as a "certified pest controller" or "certified pest controller" was possible until 2004. Since 1 August 2004 there is the vocational training as a pest controller. This lasts 3 years and concludes after practical and theoretical teaching units with a corresponding examination at a vocational school. Further details are regulated by the Ordinance on Vocational Training as a Pest Controller.


Who should I contact?
  • To the responsible Chamber of Industry and Commerce (IHK) when it comes to vocational training as a pest controller,
  • to a relevant technical school when it comes to the acquisition of expertise for a sub-area of pest control in accordance with the "Technical Rules for Hazardous Substances (TRGS 523)",
  • to the district or the district-free city (veterinary office), when it comes to an animal welfare permit.
Which documents are required?

Proof of competence. Detailed information on this can be obtained from the competent authority.

What are the fees?

For the animal welfare permit, a fee of 26.00 to 511.00 euros is charged in accordance with the state ordinance on administrative fees. Detailed information on this can be obtained from the competent authority.

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

There are no deadlines for the animal welfare permit.

Legal basis
  • Annex I (to § 8 paragraph 8, § 11 paragraph 3) number 3.4 Ordinance on protection against hazardous substances (Hazardous Substances Ordinance - GefStoffV),
  • § 11 sec. 1 no. 3 letter e of the Animal Welfare Act (TierSchG),
  • Landesverordnung über Verwaltungsgebühren (Allgemeiner Gebührentarif) Subheading 14.4.1.8 - VwGebV.
Author

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Who should I contact?

  • To the responsible Chamber of Industry and Commerce (IHK) when it comes to vocational training as a pest controller,
  • to a relevant technical school when it comes to the acquisition of expertise for a sub-area of pest control in accordance with the "Technical Rules for Hazardous Substances (TRGS 523)",
  • to the district or the district-free city (veterinary office), when it comes to an animal welfare permit.

Which documents are required?

Proof of competence. Detailed information on this can be obtained from the competent authority.

What are the fees?

For the animal welfare permit, a fee of 26.00 to 511.00 euros is charged in accordance with the state ordinance on administrative fees. Detailed information on this can be obtained from the competent authority.

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

There are no deadlines for the animal welfare permit.

Legal basis

  • Annex I (to § 8 paragraph 8, § 11 paragraph 3) number 3.4 Ordinance on protection against hazardous substances (Hazardous Substances Ordinance - GefStoffV),
  • § 11 sec. 1 no. 3 letter e of the Animal Welfare Act (TierSchG),
  • Landesverordnung über Verwaltungsgebühren (Allgemeiner Gebührentarif) Subheading 14.4.1.8 - VwGebV.

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

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