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Driving licence: Exhibition - Passenger transport

Anyone wishing to transport passengers in taxis, rental cars, ambulances or cars on regular services, to commercial excursions or to holiday destinations requires a driving licence for passenger transport in addition to the general driving licence.
(See also: Passenger transport: approve - transport)

Prerequisite

  • Taking the necessary exams

Who should I contact?

The responsibility lies with the districts and the county-free city in which the main residence is.

Which documents are required?

  • Photo ID (ID card, passport)
  • Proof of possession of an EU/EEA driving licence (for taxi class B within the last 5 years at least 2 years and for ambulances class B within the last 5 years at least 1 year)
  • Registration certificatefrom the resident registration office responsible for the main residence
  • a photo (biometric) that complies with the provisions of the Passport Ordinance of 19 October 2007 (BGBl. I p. 2007, 2386)
  • Expert opinion of an ophthalmologist
  • Expert opinion on physical and mental aptitude
  • Proof of compliance with the special requirements (Annex 5 No. 2.2 FeV)
  • Proof of 1st aid (only for ambulances)
  • Proof of the required local knowledge
  • Certificateof managementindicating the intended use of the 'issue of a driving licence for the carriage of passengers'. This must be applied for at the municipality, municipality and city responsible for the main residence.

What are the fees?

Emission: 13,00 EUR
Payment in advance: No
Issuance of the official certificate

Emission: 38,00 EUR
Payment in advance: No
Extension of a driving licence for passenger transport

Fee: 42,60 EUR
Payment in advance: No
First issue of a driving licence for the carriage of passengers

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

Deadlines may have to be observed. Please contact the appropriate body.

Applications / forms

The request must be made in person.

Comments

Text reviewed by the Lower Saxony Ministry of Economic Affairs, Labour and Transport

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

competent Bodies

Landkreis Emsland - Fachbereich Straßenverkehr

Address: Ordeniederung 1 , 49716 Meppen

Postal address: Post Office Box 15 62

Telephone: 05931 44-0
Fax: 05931 44-3621
Transport Connection:
Building Access:
elevator available : yes
wheelchair-accessible : yes

Ansprechpartner

Point of contact:
Silvia Distler
Telephone: 05931 44-2133
Room:
B 133
responsible for:
Jan-Marco Diers
Telephone: 05931 44-1147
Room:
B 147
responsible for:
Lara Wilmes
Telephone: 05931 44-2147
Room:
B 147
responsible for:
Tobias Schütte
Telephone: 05931 44-1133
Room:
B 133
responsible for:

Data protection information

Landesbeauftragte für den Datenschutz Niedersachsen

Address: Prinzenstraße 5, 30159 Hannover

Telephone: +49 511 12045-00
Fax: +49 511 12045-99
Building Access:
elevator available : unknown
wheelchair-accessible : unknown

Source: Serviceportal Niedersachsen (Portalverbund des Bundes und der Länder)

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