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Apply for a change to your foreign falconry hunting license

If your name or primary residence changes, you must have the relevant information changed on your foreign falconry hunting license.

Important notes


  • You have a valid foreign falconry hunting license
  • Your name or primary residence has changed

Documents required

  • Proof of identity (e.g. ID card or passport)
  • Hunting license
  • Falconry license

Please note




Procedure & Fees


  • You submit your application in writing or online and provide the necessary documents.
    • If you submit the application in writing, submit it by post or in person to the responsible office.
  • The responsible authority will check your application for completeness and correctness and, if necessary, request any missing documents or information from you.
  • The responsible authority will enter the changes in your foreign falconry hunting license.

Processing time

Up to several weeks


There is an administration fee. The amount of the fee depends on the type and scope of your application.

Legal notes

Legal remedies


Legal basis

Section 15 paragraph 2 and 3 of the Federal Hunting Act (BJagdG)

Fee schedule for hunting matters (JagdGebO)

Downloads & Links

Links on the Internet

Service description

If your name or primary residence has changed after your foreign falconry hunting license has been issued, you must apply to have the relevant information in your foreign falconry hunting license changed.

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Address and contact information

Opening hours

Mon 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tue 7 a.m. to 12 p.m., Thu 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Facility info

Due to many telephone inquiries, we are sometimes difficult to reach by telephone.

All firearms and hunting law matters can also be handled in writing
to be edited. Applications as well as hunting and weapons law documents can be sent by post,
Email or by putting it in your home mailbox.

Due to the current situation, processing at the hunting and weapons authority may take several months.
We ask for your patience and will get back to you without being asked.

Public transport

S3 / S31 / Busse 25/112 Hammerbrook / City Süd, 25/112/154/160 Süderstraße

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