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Driver's license: Rewriting a service driver's license

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Schleswig-Holstein (Linie6PLus)

Service Description

If you have a service driver's license from the German Armed Forces, the Federal Police or the police, you can have this converted into a "civilian", i.e. general driving license (EU driving license).


Who should I contact?

To the districts or independent cities (driving license authority). The responsibility depends on the place of residence (main residence according to the identity card).

Which documents are required?
  • Official photo ID (identity card, passport),
  • Certificate of registration, if applicable,
  • official driver's license (official driver's license) or certificate from the issuing authority confirming previous possession of an official driver's license,
  • current photograph: frontal photograph according to international standards (biometric photograph),
  • civilian driver's license (if available).

If the transfer of the service driver's license is applied for after termination of the employment relationship, the following documents may also be required, depending on the individual case - for categories C, C1, CE, C1E, D, D1, DE, D1E:

  • Certificate from an ophthalmologist,
  • Expert opinion on physical and mental aptitude,
  • Proof of compliance with the special requirements according to Annex 5 No. 2 of the Driving License Ordinance (FeV).
What are the fees?

The fees are set by the relevant authority in accordance with the German Road Traffic Fee Regulations (GebOSt).

Legal basis
  • §§ Sections 26, 27, Annex 5 Ordinance on the Admission of Persons to Road Traffic (Driving License Ordinance - FeV),
  • Fee regulations for road traffic measures (GebOSt).
What else should I know?

Information on driving licenses and driving license law can also be found on the website of the Schleswig-Holstein Ministry of Economics, Labour, Transport and Technology (MWAVT).

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Who should I contact?

To the districts or independent cities (driving license authority). The responsibility depends on the place of residence (main residence according to the identity card).

Which documents are required?

  • Official photo ID (identity card, passport),
  • Certificate of registration, if applicable,
  • official driver's license (official driver's license) or certificate from the issuing authority confirming previous possession of an official driver's license,
  • current photograph: frontal photograph according to international standards (biometric photograph),
  • civilian driver's license (if available).

If the transfer of the service driver's license is applied for after termination of the employment relationship, the following documents may also be required, depending on the individual case - for categories C, C1, CE, C1E, D, D1, DE, D1E:

  • Certificate from an ophthalmologist,
  • Expert opinion on physical and mental aptitude,
  • Proof of compliance with the special requirements according to Annex 5 No. 2 of the Driving License Ordinance (FeV).

What are the fees?

The fees are set by the relevant authority in accordance with the German Road Traffic Fee Regulations (GebOSt).

Legal basis

  • §§ Sections 26, 27, Annex 5 Ordinance on the Admission of Persons to Road Traffic (Driving License Ordinance - FeV),
  • Fee regulations for road traffic measures (GebOSt).

What else should I know?

Information on driving licenses and driving license law can also be found on the website of the Schleswig-Holstein Ministry of Economics, Labour, Transport and Technology (MWAVT).

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

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