• Gas, electricity and water

    No water supply company included in the utility costs of your rental contract? Ask the local town council to direct you to the appropriate company.

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  • Telephone and Internet in Germany

    You can choose from a large amount of offers from various German telephone operators and Internet access providers.

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  • Vehicle registration in Germany

    If you move to Germany, you are not allowed to keep your license plate. You have to register your car as soon as possible.

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  • Taxes and charges in Germany

    Here you find some important information on taxes and charges concerning motor vehicles, property, audiovisual licence and dogs.

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  • Broadcast license in Germany

    Public digital and audio broadcast companies in Germany are financed by a broadcast license fee, which is similar to a tax fee.

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  • Notify the town hall of your arrival

    After moving into a German town, you have one week to register at the town hall or residency office (Bürgeramt).

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