Sundays and public holidays; application for exemption from the prohibitions of the Public Holidays Act

On Sundays and public holidays, publicly noticeable work that is likely to interfere with public holidays is prohibited, unless otherwise stipulated by law. The municipalities may grant exemptions from this.

Stand: 03.03.2024. Link zum BayernPortal

Online procedure

Applying for an exemption from the Sunday driving ban and vacation driving ban for trucks

Citizen-friendly and digital: simply complete this online application directly via your Internet browser. In many cases, this will save you a trip to the authorities.
Editorially responsible: Bavarian State Ministry of the Interior, for Sport and Integration (see BayernPortal)

Processing of trade law


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91052 Erlangen


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Dienstag: 08:00 - 12:00 Uhr
Donnerstag: 08:00 - 14:00 Uhr
Freitag: 08:00 - 12:00 Uhr

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Monday to Friday (except Wednesday); 08:00 am - 11:00 am