Motor vehicle license plate tax exempt / apply for allocation green license plate

Service Description

Certain vehicles that are exempt from motor vehicle tax pursuant to Sections 3 and 10 of the German Motor Vehicle Tax Act (KraftStG) have license plates with green lettering and a green border on a white background. These include, for example

  • Vehicles of certain non-profit organizations,
  • agricultural and forestry vehicles, and
  • certain trailers - exceptions to this are listed in Section 9 (2) of the German Vehicle Registration Ordinance (FZV).

The green license plate remains on the vehicle until it is taken out of service or re-registered in another registration district or until there is a change of owner. If the requirement for a green license plate is not met, a motor vehicle tax may be assessed by the main customs office. From this point on, the green license plate must be changed to black at the registration office.

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

Competent Authority

Landratsamt Saale-Holzland-Kreis - KFZ-Zulassung

Claußstraße 3
07607 Eisenberg

Postal address
Post office box 1310
07602 Eisenberg
036691 70-0
036691 70-760
Opening times

Talking hours motor vehicle registration authority

Monday: 8:00-12:00 13.30-15.30
Tuesday: 8:00-12:00 13:30-15:30
Wednesday: 8:00am-12:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am-12:00pm 1:30pm-5:30pm
Friday: 8:00am-12:00pm

Appointments can also be made outside the above office hours if necessary.

Transport connection
Building access