Parental allowance application for the Basic Parental Allowance and Parental Allowance Plus
In Bavaria, the "Bayern Familie und Soziales" centres are responsible for determining and paying parental allowance. You can find out which authority is responsible in your case here.
If you are resident in the Federal State of Bavaria, you must submit the parental allowance application to your responsible parental allowance office in the Federal State of Bavaria. Here you can find your local parental allowance office.
The processing time for the parental allowance application in Bavaria should take about 4 weeks. However, it may take longer to process your application due to missing documents or queries.
In the federal state of Bavaria, you can also process and submit the parental allowance application online. You can optimize your parental allowance case with the parental allowance software from Einfach Elterngeld.
You submit the parental allowance application to the parental allowance office after the birth of your child.