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Immigration, residence, integration and nationality


The thematic area "Immigration, Residence, Integration and Citizenship" summarises services concerning entry into Germany, as well as the residence of foreign persons and services concerning German citizenship. The services are spread over many situations in life, the legal bases of which are primarily the law on foreigners and the law on nationality. The user groups are very different. The services cover the entire range of tasks, starting with the application for a visa, further residence, naturalisation, departure and possible renunciation of German citizenship.


Hier finden Sie Informationen zum Thema Einbürgerung.

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Life Situations

Entry into Germany

In this section you will find information about the visa.

Travel documents, fictitious certificates and declaration of commitment

Here you can find more information on the administrative services mentioned.

EU freedom of movement

In this section you will find information for EU citizens and their family members.

Working in Germany

If you are in Germany to work, you can find all the information you need about working in Germany here.