Notification of temporary and occasional cross-border provision of services by private experts for the examination of officially left counter or duplicate samples in the field of food control (counter sample experts) from other EU/EEA countries

Service Description

  • Nationals of another member state of the EU, of another contracting state of the Agreement on the European Economic Area or of Switzerland, who are legally established there for the practice of the same profession as the counter-sample expert for the examination of officially left counter-samples or duplicate samples in the field of food monitoring, may practice this profession under certain conditions without a state license, if they move to Germany only for the temporary and occasional practice of the profession. In this case, the intended exercise of the profession must be notified in advance in writing or electronically to the competent authority in order to verify the requirements.
  • Note: If you wish to exercise the profession of counter-sampling expert on a permanent basis in Germany, you need a state license for this (see the service description "Food safety: counter-sampling expert - license").

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

Competent Authority

Thüringer Landesamt für Verbraucherschutz (TLV) - Abteilung 2 Gesundheitlicher und technischer Verbraucherschutz

Tennstedter Straße 8/9
99947 Bad Langensalza
0361 57-3815200
0361 57-3815720
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Besucherparkplätze auf dem Grundstück
Number: 10
Fees: no

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