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Entry and Stay in Germany

Visa Regulations

Legislation on entering and staying in Germany differs for citizens of EU/EEA and those of other countries. Check whether you need a visa:

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After Your Arrival

Your Stay in Hamburg

There are different conditions for entering Germany. And if you like to stay in Hamburg, you’ll have to arrange some matters – in many cases e.g. apply for a residence permit. The Hamburg Welcome Center will help you. Are you …