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New to Hamburg? Quickly settle in with all you need to know about housing, transport, family matters, learning German and much more.
Due to the risk of infection with the coronavirus (Covid-19), the immigration authorities in Hamburg are only open for customers with an appointment.
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.
Looking for accommodation in Hamburg? Here, you'll find advice on finding suitable housing for your short-term or long-term stay.
Take care of the whole family in Hamburg and learn about anything from daycare, child benefit and parental leave to getting married.
Wondering how you'll get around in Hamburg? Find the information you need about foreign driving licenses, vehicle registration and more.
Here you will find information about financial matters, such as the tax system in Germany and how to set up a bank account.
Primary school, grammar school or neighbourhood comprehensive school? Find out more about the school system in Hamburg.
Language skills are important for making friends, building your career and feeling at home in your new city. These are your options in Hamburg.
Learn how the German health care and social security systems work, and find out how to choose a health care provider.