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Applying for revocation of the mining permit


You can apply for your permit to be revoked online via the "BergPass" platform or in writing to your local mountain authority.

Cancel your permit online apply:

  • Go to the "BergPass" online platform and log in.
    • To register, you will need a BundID and an identity card or residence permit with an active online ID function.
  • Call up the application form and fill it out completely and truthfully.
  • Upload the required documents as a file and send the application.

Apply in writing for your permit to be revoked:

  • Contact your responsible mining authority and coordinate the required application documents.
  • Submit the application and all required documents.

Further procedural steps:

  • The competent authority will review your application and the documents submitted. If any documents are missing, the authority will contact you.
  • You will receive a notification by post confirming that your permit has been revoked. In addition, the notification will be sent electronically to the relevant mailbox (BundID or ELSTER company account) in advance and information will be displayed in BergPass.
  • You will also receive a notification of costs. Pay the fees.

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