Working in Germany: the official website
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Knowledge of the German language

If you are setting up your own business, it is important to have a sound knowledge of German: Many official papers and documents are available in German only, and your customers and business partners will expect to be able to contact you in the local language. Find out more about your options for learning the German language here and on the websites of the Goethe-Institut.

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