Payment of the pension for survivors of war victims Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.

If a victim of the war has died as a result of damage, the widow, the surviving partner, the orphans and the relatives of the ascending line are entitled to a survivor's pension.

If a victim of the war has died as a result of damage, the widow, the surviving partner, the orphans and the relatives of the ascending line are entitled to a survivor's pension.

The pension is paid out to an account of you or a third party living with you in the same household.

If you wish, the pension can also be paid free of charge as a payment order by Deutsche Postbank AG to your place of residence or habitual residence. In special cases, the pension may be paid in cash to the competent administrative body.

  • Account Statement
  • if applicable, power of attorney

Preconditions

Granting of a survivor's pension for war victims

Related Links

  • § 38 Federal Supply Act (BVG)
  • § 66 Federal Supply Act (BVG)

When submitting the application, you specify the desired payment method (account details, account holder)

The pension is paid free of charge

    • to an account of the person entitled to receive
    • to an account of a person who lives in domestic community with the person entitled to receive it.
    • as a payment order by Deutsche Postbank AG to the place of residence or habitual residence
    • In special cases, as a cash payment to the competent administrative body

Responsible for the content
Lower Saxony Ministry of Social Affairs, Health and Gender Equality

Last update or date of publication
06.11.2020