Type approval for playground equipment

Service Description

Gambling devices with the possibility of winning (money and goods gambling devices) may only be set up commercially if the Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt has approved their design. As the manufacturer of the gaming machine, you must apply for this approval.

Note: Approvals may be granted for a limited period or subject to further conditions.

The approval must be withdrawn or revoked if

  • reasons for failure subsequently become known, or
  • the applicant modifies the characteristics of the approved gaming equipment as specified in the approval certificate.

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

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Competent Authority

Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt - Arbeitsgruppe Spielgeräte

Abbestr. 2-12
10587 Berlin, Stadt
030 3481-7221
030 3481-7551