Verify trader reliability for trades requiring monitoring

Service Description

In the case of the following trades, the Trade Licensing Office must check the reliability of the trader immediately after the trade registration or re-registration has been submitted:

  • Purchase and sale (second-hand goods trade) of
    • high-value consumer goods, in particular consumer electronics, computers, cameras, video cameras, carpets, fur and leather clothing
    • motor vehicles and bicycles
    • precious metals and alloys containing precious metals or corresponding goods
    • precious stones, pearls and jewelry
    • scrap metals
  • providing information on financial circumstances and personal matters (credit agencies, detective agencies)
  • by companies specialized in trading with second-hand goods
  • Arranging marriages, partnerships and acquaintanceships
  • operation of travel agencies and mediation of accommodations
  • locksmith services, distribution and installation of building security devices
  • manufacture and distribution of special theft-related opening tools

If you do not comply with this obligation, the authority shall obtain this information ex officio. In any case, the documents will not be sent to you, but directly to the competent authority.

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

Competent Authority

Landratsamt Saale-Holzland-Kreis - Gewerbebehörde

Claußstraße 3
07607 Eisenberg

Postal address
Post office box 1310
07602 Eisenberg
036691 70-541
036691 70-540
036691 70-543
036691 70-746
Opening times

General office hours

Monday: 8:30-12.00
Tuesday: 8:30am-12:00pm 1:30pm-3:30pm
Wednesday: by appointment
Thursday: 8:30am-12:00pm 1:30pm-5:30pm
Friday: 8:30am-12:00pm

Appointments can also be made outside the above office hours if necessary.

Transport connection