Please enter a search term.
Please note:You can only obtain complete information if you indicate the place of residence, the place of business or the building project, depending on the procedure.

Apply for supplementary sheet to the severely disabled person's ID card with or without token


If you have a two-color severely disabled person's ID card on which certain characteristics are indicated, you can apply for a supplementary sheet and a token with the help of this application.

This will enable you to benefit from either free local public transport or a reduction in vehicle tax.

In order to be able to use the free local public transport, you must purchase a token for half a year or a whole year against payment of a personal contribution. The co-payment is waived if you have certain characteristics or receive certain social benefits.

Alternatively, you can apply for a supplementary certificate without a token in order to receive a reduction in vehicle tax.

For people with certain signs, it is possible to use the supplementary sheet with a token to obtain both a reduction in vehicle tax and free public transport.

If your supplement is damaged or you have lost it, you can apply for a replacement.

Process flow

After you submit the application, your eligibility documents will be reviewed on an addendum.

If you meet the requirements, the fee you have to pay will be determined and a remittance slip will be sent to you.

The supplementary sheet with token will be sent to you after payment.

If you meet the requirements for a supplementary sheet with a token without personal contribution, the supplementary sheet with a token will be sent to you immediately.

If you do not meet the requirements, you will receive a rejection notice.

Requirements

  • You must have an established degree of disability of at least 50.
  • You must have a valid two-color severely disabled person's ID card.
  • You must have been granted at least one of the following signs: G, aG, Bl, H, Gl.

Which documents are required?

  • valid two-color ID card for severely disabled persons including certain characteristics
  • If applicable, proof of receipt of certain social benefits for the cost exemption from the co-payment for the token.

What are the fees?

Fee: free of charge
The issue of the supplement is free of charge. The token can be purchased for half a year or a whole year for a personal contribution. The amount of the co-payment is currently 46€ for half a year and 91€ for a whole year. You will receive the token without a co-payment if you have been granted at least one of the signs Bl or H or if you receive certain social benefits as a severely disabled person.

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

Depending on the receipt of the application. If the month of application is already advanced, the supplement with token will be issued only for the next month.

Processing duration

  • Approx. a few days for a supplementary sheet with a token against payment or without a token
  • Approx. two weeks for supplementary sheet with free token.
  • In the event of a refusal, the processing time may vary.

Appeal

If you receive a negative decision:

  • Appeal
  • Complaint

What else should I know?

You can request an informal application form from the competent authority by telephone.

Technically approved by

Lower Saxony Ministry of Social Affairs, Health and Equality

Professionally released on

23.02.2022

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

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