Here you will find most of the relevant information on Amateur Radio in Germany. We plan to expand this over the next few months, in order to make your visit more pleasurable. Your comments, hints and questions are very welcome. Please contact the committee if anything is missing! On this page you can find the most relevant information on Amateur Radio related issues here in Germany.
» Amateur Radio Act (Gesetz über den Amateurfunk, AFuG) German Law Archive
Welcome to this section of my homepage, which is dedicated to my hobby Amateur Radio, also called Ham Radio. My name is Matthias Bopp and I am a German radio amateur. I received my license in and since then I use the callsign:. Radio amateurs have the privilege to build and operate their equipment e. To test these devices I have acquired and built over time quite some test equipment.
If you got a US amateur radio General Class or Amateur Extra Class license you can apply for a german amateur radio license if you are living in germany. This is not possible for holder of the Technican Class license. These form is available in english and german language:. Please notice that you have to check "Application for Recognition and for Admission to Participation in the Amateur Service in the Case of Recognition" on top.
The Deutscher Amateur Radio Club e. Key membership benefits of the organization include QSL bureau services, a monthly membership magazine called CQ DL , and the promotion and sponsorship of radio contests. DARC promotes amateur radio by organizing classes and technical support to help enthusiasts earn their amateur radio license. The DARC also represents the interests of German amateur radio operators and shortwave listeners before German and international telecommunications regulatory authorities. This article about an organisation based in Germany is a stub.