Forestry - conversion of forest to another type of use Apply for a permit

Service Description

Your application as a forest owner for permission to convert forest is reviewed by the lower forestry authority.

The lower forestry authority decides on your application in consultation with the lower nature conservation authority and after hearing the upper state planning authority. In the case of subsequent agricultural use, approval is granted in agreement with the upper agricultural authority.

If required, the approval procedure must comply with the Environmental Impact Assessment Act or the Thuringian EIA Act.

In your application, your legitimate interests as a forest owner must be weighed against and against the interests of the general public.

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

Competent Authority

ThüringenForst - Anstalt öffentlichen Rechts

Hallesche Straße 20
99085 Erfurt
0361 57401-2050
0361 57401-2250