We want to make your arrival in Germany as easy as possible. Here you can find all the information you need on applying for a visa, along with an application form as a pdf file to download.
You have to sign a document in front of a German Consular Officer or need a certified copy? The following information was compiled to illustrate the different forms of notarial certification according to German law.
When entering Germany from a non-EU country, the goods you are carrying are tax/duty-free under certain conditions.
Affected are those who were born outside of the limits of the Federal Republic of Germany and whose parents were also born abroad after the December 31st of 1999, if their habitual residence is not Germany. Children with these characteristics will not automatically obtain German nationality by birth anymore. Exceptions to this general rule are possible in cases of imminent statelessness.
German citizenship abroad
Assistance in case of emergency