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Information about Germany

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Visa regulations

Here you can find out whether you need a visa for visits to Germany and the Schengen states of up to 90 days. Foreigners wanting to stay longer than 90 days in Germany, who want to work or study in Germany, as a rule automatically need a visa. more

Studying and working in Germany

Here you will find more about access to the German labour market and finding work in Germany more

The Immigration Act

The Immigration Act contains provisions on the entry of foreigners into Germany, their residence in the country, various residence purposes, the termination of residence and asylum procedures. more

Asylum Law

The Basic Law for the Federal Republic of Germany stipulates: "Persons persecuted on political grounds shall have the right of asylum." (Art. 16a paragraph I of the Basic Law) more

Law on Nationality

The widely amended law on nationality entered into force on 1 January 2000. Here you can find the central points. more