Working and Living in Germany
- I am a foreign national interested in working in Germany. What opportunities are open to me?
- What is the EU Blue Card? Who is eligible for it? Where can I get it?
- I have heard that "high qualified people" can now come to Germany to work. What is meant by "highly qualified"?
- Is it true that foreign nationals can now come to Germany to start their own business?
- What is the procedure for applying for a work visa?
- I am an EU citizen and want to live and work in Germany. What are my options?
- Will my occupational qualifications obtained abroad be recognized in Germany?
- What exactly is the Working Holiday programme?
- I want to work as an au pair in Germany. Where can I get information?
- I am not a German national but am living and working in Germany with a valid residence permit. Can my spouse ....
- Where can I get information on the validity of my foreign driving licence in Germany?
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