How to apply for a card for a person who has difficulty standing
Division de l'Inclusion Sociale et du Handicap
19 avenue des Castelans
Department of Social Welfare and Social Services :
(+377) 98 98 41 00
Opening Hours : from 9.30am to 5.00pm from Monday to Friday
Principle and conditions
The card stating that a person has difficulty standing gives the cardholder priority for seats on public transport and when waiting in queues.
These cards are issued subject to the advice of a doctor designated by the Director of Social Welfare and Social Services.
Applying in writing
You should make a written application for a card for a person with disabilities who has difficulty standing. The application should be on plain paper, addressed to the Director of Social Welfare and Social Services.
To see a model letter, you can either:
- Download it here Carte station debout pénible - Lettre de demande et pièces (367-0001_01-2009)
- Or collect it from the Department of Social Welfare and Social Services
Collating the documents
You should include the following with the application:
- A detailed medical certificate
- A photocopy of the applicant's ID card or residence permit
- An ID photo
Sending off the application
You should send the application to the Director of Social Welfare and Social Services.