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All updates and interesting events for newcomers.
Getting started in Hamburg: Find your way through the tax jungle: The Hamburg Welcome Center helps newcomers to get an overview of the German tax system.
Here you will find an overview of the new center, the services on site and all the organizations involved.
Current information for former local staff in Afghanistan who already arrived in Germany on the site of the BAMF (Federal Office for Migration and Refugees).
The Hamburg Welcome Center (HWC) is immediately available as the central service point for all questions regarding entry, residence and labor market integration for skilled workers from abroad and for companies alike.
Due to the risk of infection with the coronavirus (Covid-19), the immigration authorities in Hamburg are only open for customers with an appointment.
Here you will find the answers to many questions concerning your stay in times of Covid-19 (Corona-Virus)
On short-time work or unemployed due to the Covid 19 pandemic? Get your credentials recognised! (PDF, 597.8 KB)
The current situation in Hamburg and what you need to know (different languages).
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What British citizen need to know about the Brexit in Hamburg.