Coronavirus in Berlin


Current information on service: online appointments from September 30, 2020


From 30th September 2020 onwards the Berlin Immigration Office will again offer the opportunity to book appointments online. Therefore the online registration is no longer available on our website.

Please note:

  • Did you register online on our website until 30th September 2020?
    • Then please do not book an appointment. We will contact you as soon as possible and send you an appointment by email. Please also check the spam folder in your e-mail inbox regularly.
  • You had not registered online on our website until 30th September 2020?

Since 7th September Berlin Immigration Office is open again. For reasons of protection against infection our primary focus remains on service by appointment.

  • Opening hours at our office at Friedrich-Krause-Ufer:
    • Mondays and Tuesdays 7am-2pm
    • Thursdays 9am-5pm;
    • otherwise by appointment only
  • Opening hours at our office at Keplerstrasse
    • Thursdays 9am-5pm
    • otherwise by appointment only

More information

Link to: FAQ zum Aufenthaltsrecht und zur Antragsbearbeitung während der Corona-Pandemie
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  • For further information on the right of residence and processing of applications during the corona pandemic please see our Corona-FAQ.

Hygiene precautions at our offices

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Owing to the pandemic outbreak of Covid-19 we are implementing the following hygiene measures for your benefit:
  • entry to the building permitted only if wearing a mouth-nose covering
  • non-contact temperature measurement taken on arrival.

Please understand that, in order to protect against infection, we can’t serve you if you do not wear a mouth-nose covering or are displaying symptoms of infection.