Hungary - Obtain Identity Card
- 1 Procedure
- 2 Required Documents
- 3 Office Locations & Contacts
- 4 Eligibility
- 5 Fees
- 6 Validity
- 7 Documents to Use
- 8 Sample Documents
- 9 Processing Time
- 10 Related Videos
- 11 Instructions
- 12 Required Information
- 13 Need for the Document
- 14 Information which might help
- 15 Other uses of the Document/Certificate
- 16 External Links
- 17 Others
- To obtain a new ecard, you will need to go to your local municipality.
- Complete an application and present supporting identity documents. If you have an expiring ID, present it when you are applying for a new.
- Pay the application fee.
- Completed application
- Valid identity documents
Office Locations & Contacts
Ministry of Interior
Head office: 1051 Budapest, Jzsef Attila utca 2-4
Postal address: 1903 Budapest, Pf.: 314.
E-mail - customer service: [email protected]
Phone - customer service: +36-1-441-1138
The new electronic ID card will be available for anyone eligible for a Hungarian ID card.
- Application fee: HUF 5,000
- When your old ID expires the application fee is HUF 1,500
- Application will be free of charge for those over the age of 65, under 12, or minors applying for their first ID card. When damaged, a new card will be issued free of charge.
The new electronic ID card is valid for 6 years for citizens over the age of 18 and for 3 years in the case of minors.
Documents to Use
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It will take about 8 days for your application for a new id to be processed.
Videos explaining the procedure or to fill the applications. Attach videos using the following tag <&video type="website">video ID|width|height<&/video&> from external websites. Please remove the "&" inside the tags during implementation. Website = allocine, blip, dailymotion, facebook, gametrailers, googlevideo, html5, metacafe, myspace, revver, sevenload, viddler, vimeo, youku, youtube width = 560, height = 340, Video ID = Can be obtained from the URL of webpage where the video is displayed. e.g In the following url "http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y0US7oR_t3M" Video ID is "Y0US7oR_t3M".
Please provide instructions on obtaining the certificate/documents. e.g. The state office holds birth records since january 1908.
A list which displays the kind of information which is required to complete the procedure. e.g. 1. Date of Birth. 2. City or County of Birth.
Need for the Document
This procedure provides information on how you can apply for the new Hungarian electronic ID card.
Information which might help
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Other uses of the Document/Certificate
The new card will merge the current ID card, address card, social security card, and tax card.
More information which might help people.