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Source: BUS Sachsen-Anhalt (Linie6PLus)

Apply for cost exemption for the integration course

Description

If you receive unemployment benefit II, social assistance, unemployment benefit I without further income or are financially needy for other reasons, you can attend the integration course free of charge.

Please submit an application to your responsible regional office of the BAMF in good time before the start of the course. The application for cost exemption may also be submitted, if necessary, together with the application for admission to participate in the integration course or the application for one-off admission to repeat 300 language hours of the integration course.

A retroactive cost exemption for the time before your application is not possible.

You can apply for the cost exemption for the integration course in writing at the BAMF.

If you receive social benefits or are financially needy for other reasons, you can attend the integration course free of charge under certain conditions.

You can submit your application for cost exemption in writing to the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF).

In writing by post

  • You can either fill out the form on the BAMF website or download it and then fill it out.
  • Print out the form and sign it.
  • Attach the necessary proofs to your form.
  • Send the form to the BAMF regional office responsible for you.
  • The BAMF will examine your application and contact you if you have any questions or missing documents.
  • You will receive a notification by post that your application has been approved or rejected.

The application for a cost exemption is made by:

  • who is not automatically exempted from the obligation to contribute costs and
  • receives eligibility for the integration course and
  • receives unemployment benefit I, unemployment benefit II or social assistance, or
  • who can otherwise prove their financial neediness.

When submitting your application, you must submit:

  • current proof (decision in copy) of the receipt of
    • unemployment benefit I,
    • unemployment benefit II or
    • welfare
  • alternatively: Current proof (copy of the decision) of financial need, such as:
    • receipt of housing benefit or
    • Exemption from the broadcasting fee (GEZ) or
    • Other proof or decision of another body on financial neediness

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Note: An application is required before the start of the course.

  • for the processing of the application: usually about 2 weeks
  • Forms: yes
  • Online procedure possible: no
  • Written form required: no
  • Personal appearance necessary: no
Application for exemption from the cost contribution to the integration course

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Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Community (BMI)

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