Identity card notification due to theft
The theft of an identity card must be reported to the competent authority. Under certain circumstances, it may be necessary to block the electronic proof of identity . In addition, a new identity card must be issued .
Who should I contact?
The responsibility lies with the municipality, joint municipality and city. Regardless of this, the police can also be informed.
Which documents are required?
Documents may be required. Please contact the competent authority.
What are the fees?
Fee: free of chargeFor reporting the theft.
What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?
The notification must be made immediately.
What else should I know?
At the same time as applying for a new identity card, it is possible to apply for a temporary identity card if necessary. For a new or temporary identity card, the relevant documents, deadlines and fees must be observed.
Technically approved by
Lower Saxony Ministry of the Interior and Sport
The text was automatically translated based on the German content.