Food, drink and lodging
Here you find information regarding permits for hotels and restaurants.
Permits marked with a form icon are included in the European services directive. You may apply for these permits electronically through this website.
Last updated: 2015-03-11
In order to conduct a catering business for private parties, a number of different permits, or notifications, might be required.
- Flavouring of schnapps
Notification of flavouring of schnapps for serving in your own restaurant business.
- Food establishment
Registration with or approval for a food establishment from the municipality.
- Hotel and boarding house activities
Professional activities for the purpose of providing temporary furnished accommodations.
- Licence for wholesale trade in alcohol (application)
A person wanting to conduct wholesale trade in alcoholic beverages must be approved as a warehouseman or registered as a consignee.
- Medium-strong beer
The registration with the municipality of the sale or serving of medium-strong beer.
- Table license
The serving of alcoholic beverages to the public or private parties for payment.
- Tastings of alcoholic beverages
If you want to organise tastings of alcoholic beverages for the public, a number of different permits or notifications may be required.
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