Apply for a supplement to the severely disabled person's pass with or without a token

If you are severely disabled, you are entitled, under certain conditions, to free transport by public transport or to a reduction in motor vehicle tax.

If you have a two-colour disability card with certain marks on it, you can apply for a supplement and a token with the help of this application.

They can thus take advantage of either free transport by local passenger transport or a reduction in motor vehicle tax.

In order to be able to use the free transport in local public transport, you must purchase a token for half a year or a whole year against payment of a deductible. The deductible does not apply if certain markers are present or certain social benefits are received.

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

For persons with certain markers, it is possible to take advantage of both the reduction of vehicle tax and free transport on public transport with the supplement with token.

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

  • Valid two-colour disability card including certain markers
  • where applicable, proof of receipt of benefits for certain social benefits for the exemption from the own contribution to the token

Preconditions

  • You must have an established degree of disability of at least 50.
  • You must have a valid two-colour disability card.
  • You must have been assigned at least one of the following marks: G, aG, Bl, H, Gl.

Hints

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

  • Disability and ID Answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Related Links

  • § 3a Severely Disabled Card Ordinance (SchwbAwV)
  • § 3a Motor Vehicle Tax Act (KraftStG 2002)
  • § 228 Social Code (SGB) IX

After you have submitted the application, your documents will be checked for a supplement for eligibility.

If you meet the requirements, the fee to be paid by you will be determined and a transfer slip will be sent to you.

The supplement with token will be sent to you after payment.

If you meet the requirements for a supplement with a token without your own contribution, the supplement with a token will be sent to you immediately.

If you do not meet the requirements, you will receive a negative decision.

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Lower Saxony Ministry of Social Affairs, Health and Gender Equality

Last update or date of publication
23.02.2022