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Hamburg Welcome Center Residence Permits (HWCP)

Professionals, researchers and students can apply for their residence permits or register their place of residence with us.

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Residence Permits (HWCP)

The Hamburg Welcome Center for Professionals (HWCP) offers an all-round service for:

  • Professionals and executives with an income of at least 43,992€ per year (§18b Abs. 2 S. 2 Aufenthaltsgesetz)
  • students as well as
  • Researchers

This includes registering an apartment or applying for and renewing residence permits.

Here you can find more information about the HWCP and contact details:


Or are you still looking for the right contact person?
Then please contact our Welcome Desk. We will take your request and forward it to the appropriate contact person.