How to apply for a card for a person who has difficulty standing
Division de l'Inclusion Sociale et du Handicap
23 avenue Albert II
2nd floor by the elevators to the right of Fontvieille's pharmacy
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.