For the entry and stay in Germany, you need a valid visa or a residence permit.
There are two types of visas. What type of visa you have to apply for, depends on your purpose of stay and length of stay.
What is a formal obligation? What kind of commitment do I make with the formal obligation?
When you move to Germany from abroad, you can import your personal items free of customs duty.
Which steps are necessary on the path towards settling down in Hamburg successfully? Here you will find some useful tips. (PDF, 393.4 KB)
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