Residence and access to the labour market

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Citizens of the European Union, Liechtenstein, Norway, Iceland and Switzerland

You come from another European country and wish to live in Germany on a longer term basis? This section will provide you with information on the conditions that apply.

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Citizens from other countries (third countries)

Are you planning to move to Germany and work here? The regulations which apply to residence and taking up employment in your case will depend on the country from which you come and on which qualifications which you have.

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