Your chances:

We are looking forward to welcoming you! As an EU citizen intending to work in Germany, you may enter and stay in Germany without a visa due to the free movement of persons. All you need for entry is a valid identity card or comparable proof of identity. This is also the case if you are a citizen of Liechtenstein, Iceland, Norway or Switzerland. Here you can find further information relevant for EU citizens.

Important information at one glance:


Recognition of professional qualification 

The EU Directive on the Recognition of Professional Qualifications imposes that professional qualifications are generally recognised as equivalent within the member states of the EU.

Please note, that for some professions (regulated professions) you are required to have proof of recognition of your professional qualification.

Information on working in Germany: 

Find out more about job search and job applications in Germany in the Jobs section.

Do you have any questions?

Let us advise you on your opportunities to work and live in Germany. Our experts will support you with questions regarding job search, visa, recognition and learning German. 

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