Citizens' allowance, people without permanent residence

The services are provided in Hamburg by the job center. Please contact your local office.

Important notes


The location of job center is responsible for customers who

  • are single and have lost their last registration address in Hamburg before 02/01/2004 or
  • move to Hamburg from outside Hamburg and choose your habitual residence here without already having an apartment or a registered address or
  • come out of custody and not return to an apartment or a community of needs or
  • are accommodated in an inpatient facility according to § 68 SGB XII.

For all other persons without a permanent address who are entitled to benefits under SGB II, the respective locations of the job center at the last registration address are responsible.

Documents required

Identity card, documents on income, assets and rent including ancillary costs. Additional documents may be required in individual cases.

Please note

The entrance is on Kleine Reichenstrasse 2, and barrier-free access is possible via the Schopenstehl 24 entrance.

Procedure & Fees


This service is free of charge.

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Address and contact information


location for people without a permanent address and those released from prison
Kleine Reichenstraße 2 20457 Hamburg

Opening hours

Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 7:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m., also by prior tel. Agreement, Thu additionally only for working people 3-5 p.m

Facility info

Public transport

U1 Meßberg, buses 4/6 Brandstwiete

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