Replacement of documents issued by the Disability and Working Capacity Assessment Office under the Ministry of Social Security and Labour when the expiry date of the documents coincides with the date when person reaches his/her retirement age

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Description content

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Administrative service code

09

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Administrative service version

Version 2

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Administrative service name

Replacement of documents issued by the Disability and Working Capacity Assessment Office under the Ministry of Social Security and Labour when the expiry date of the documents coincides with the date when person reaches his/her retirement age.

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Administrative service description 

As of 1 January, 2012 retirement age has been extended in Lithuania; therefore, holders of disability certificate with indicated date of their retirement age and those who reached their retirement age after 1 January, 2012 will be able to get their disability certificates/ parking cards of the disabled replaced at the Disability and Working Capacity Assessment Office under the Ministry of Social Security and Labour (DWCAO).

Other documents issued by the DWCAO shall also be replaced if there is a need. 

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Legal acts applying to the provision of the administrative service

Articles 21, 25, 33, 56, 57, 67 of the Law of the Republic of Lithuania on State Social Insurance Pensions as amended and supplemented by the law No. XI-1436 of 9 June, 2011.

Oder No. V-88 by the Director of the DWCAO of 20 September, 2011 (version of the Order No. V-19 by the Director of DWCAO of 17 February, 2012) on the Approval of the Description of the Procedure for the Replacement of Documents issued by the Disability and Working Capacity Assessment Office under the Ministry of Social Security and Labour When the Expiry date of Documents coincides with the date when person reaches his/her retirement age. 

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Information and documents to be submitted by the individual

When applying for replacement of documents an individual or a representative authorised by him/her shall submit:

Certificate of the disabled (original) or other document (original) to be replaced;

  • A free-form application for replacement of documents;
  • 1 photo (3 x 4 cm) (in such case when a Parking Card for the Disabled is replaced, an additional photo shall be submitted).

Documents can be centrally submitted to the DWCAO territorial divisions by representatives of municipal or social care institutions as well as representatives of nongovernmental organisations of disabled people.

The representatives of aforementioned institutions shall additionally submit:

  • a list of individuals whose documents are submitted to be replaced;
  • a document certifying the representation.

An individual may send the documents to the DWCAO by registered mail. 

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Information and documents to be received by the institution (the officer analysing the application)

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Administrative service provider

DWCAO territorial divisions.

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Administrative service head

Heads of DWCAO territorial divisions.

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Administrative service duration

Territorial divisions of the DWCAO replace the documents not later than within 10 working days after the day of receiving all the documents. 

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Administrative service fee

The service is free of charge. 

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Application form

 

Last updated: 18-07-2019