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Orders and honours of the country


 

People who render outstanding services in Lower Saxony can be awarded a Lower Saxony award. The prerequisite is an independent, award-worthy achievement for the general good, which is exercised over a longer period of time with great personal commitment and putting one's own interests aside.
 
The Lower Saxony Medal of Merit for exemplary services to their neighbour can be awarded to volunteers who have put themselves at the service of their fellow human beings in an exemplary manner under personal commitment.

The Lower Saxony Order of Merit honours merits with special political weight. These include, in particular, regionally significant or structurally promoting commitment as well as services to the preservation of culture and homeland. The Order of Merit is awarded in the order levels "Cross of Merit on Ribbon", "Cross of Merit 1st Class" and "Great Cross of Merit".
 
The Lower Saxony State Medal is awarded as the highest award to personalities who have rendered outstanding services to the state of Lower Saxony .


Other honours
are carried out in Lower Saxony by awarding the Lower Saxony Sports Medal, the Medal for the Rescue of People from Danger, the Decoration of Honour for Services in Firefighting and flag ribbons. There is also an honour for marriage and age anniversaries.
The Lower Saxony Ministry of the Interior and Sport is responsible for these honours.

 

Who should I contact?

The Lower Saxony State Chancellery is responsible for processing the suggestions of the Order in connection with the Lower Saxony Order of Merit and the Medal of Merit as well as the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany (Federal Cross of Merit).

What else should I know?

Anyone can suggest the awarding of an award to another person. The stimulation is informal. However, it must be in writing (also possible by e-mail) and should contain the following information about the proposed person:
  • First name and surname, residential address, if possible: date of birth
  • Description of the nature and extent of the special merits worthy of the Order (It would also be helpful to name reference persons or organizations who can comment on the proposal.)

Author

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competent Bodies


Landkreis Emsland - Büro des Landrats
Address: Ordeniederung 1 , 49716 Meppen
Timetable
Postal address: Post Office Box 15 62 , 49705 Meppen
Timetable
Telephone: 05931 44-0
Fax: 05931 44-3621
Transport Connection:
Station Haltestelle Kreishaus
Bus: 993

Ansprechpartner

Matthias Funke
Telephone: 05931 44-1310
Room:
A 310
responsible for:
Address: Planckstraße 2, 30169 Hannover
Timetable
Telephone: +49 511 120-0

Data protection information


Landkreis Emsland
Address: Ordeniederung 1 , 49716 Meppen
Timetable
Postal address: Post Office Box 15 62 , 49705 Meppen
Timetable
Telephone: 05931 44-0
Fax: 05931 44-3621
Transport Connection:
Station Haltestelle Kreishaus
Bus: 993

Building Access
elevator available, wheelchair-accessible
bank account:
recipients: Landkreis Emsland
bank: Emsländische Volksbank
BIC: GENODEF1LIG
IBAN: DE26266600600120050000
recipients: Landkreis Emsland
bank: Sparkasse Emsland
BIC: NOLADE21EMS
IBAN: DE39266500010000001339
recipients: Landkreis Emsland
bank: Postbank Hannover
BIC: PBNKDEFF250
IBAN: DE36250100300012132306

Ansprechpartner

Marc-André Burgdorf
responsible for:
Bernd Otten (Datenschutzbeauftragter)
Telephone: 05931 44-1605
Fax: 05931 44-391605
Room:
605
responsible for:

Landesbeauftragte für den Datenschutz Niedersachsen
Address: Prinzenstraße 5, 30159 Hannover
Timetable
Telephone: +49 511 12045-00
Fax: +49 511 12045-99

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