This activity consists of taking complete delivery of fatstock, slaughtering and carving fatstock, sorting, boning, portioning, packaging, and storing meat and sale of fresh meat. Extracting and preserving abattoir by-products, meat treatment, processing meat and producing animal fat.

Within the trade it is possible to perform abattoir processing of poultry, rabbits, venison and fish, the sale and portioning of ready-to-cook fresh meat and the preparation and sale of hot meat and smoked products.

Notification of an vocational trade

The notification is submitted:

  1. at any trade licence office
  2. via public administration contact points (the so-called Czech POINT) – in Czech only
  3. electronically, via the information system provided by the Register of Trade Business

Form of submission

Notification may only be submitted using the so-called Single Registration Form.

Conditions for carrying on the trade + notification requisites and appendices

Further details/appendices relating to the notification

Documents evidencing professional competence (see conditions for carrying on the trade) should be attached to the notification. Besides these documents, no other facts need to be evidenced for this trade.

If the conditions for trade notification stipulated by the Trade Licensing Act have been met, the trade licence office shall make an entry in the Trade Register within 5 days of the delivery of the notification and shall issue a copy of the entry to the business person.

The business may be conducted after fulfilling all the above stated requirements.

Related information:

If you have any questions, you can contact Points of Single Contact (PSC) set up at 15 municipal trade licence offices in all regions. More information on PSCs.

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