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Moving to Berlin: Registration Offices

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The most important places for registration and re-registration of your address, car, dog and registration at school and daycare.

If you're moving to Berlin, you're going to have to deal with a bit of paperwork. While you still have to appear in person at some registration offices and submit forms for certain services, others can also be done by mail or electronically. This articles provides an overview of the most important registration offices and services for new Berliners.

Getting Your Residence Permit

Registering an Apartment or Address (Anmeldung)

Registering a Vehicle in Berlin

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Registering Your Child at Daycare

Registering Your Child at School

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Registering a Dog in Berlin

Reregistering with Social Benefit Agencies

Deregistering an Apartment or Address

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Last edited: 12 May 2023