The BAMF informs: Federal StarthilfePlus programme grants temporary special payments

20 October 2021

As of November 2021, the Federal StarthilfePlus programme will temporarily grant a special payment of EUR 1,500 per person.

Returners can receive the special payment under the following conditions:

  • The REAG/GARP application will be signed between 01 November and 31 December, 2021.

  • The application, signed on time, will be sent to IOM by 15 January, 2022 at the latest.

  • The special payment is granted per person (adults as well as children).

  • The payment will take place at the earliest 6 and at the latest 10 months after return.

  • All previous subsidies remain.

The temporary additional corona payments will also end on 31 December, 2021.
Only applications signed by 31 December, 2021 and submitted to IOM by 15 January, 2022 at the latest can still receive the additional corona payments.