Important information: Coronavirus in Berlin

  • Due to the pandemic, there will be no counseling on site until further notice.
  • Consultation by e-mail and telephone will continue to take place.
Information about the coronavirus


Housing - People on the street
  • Unfortunately, the Welcome Center Berlin currently does not provide practical support with looking for apartments.

Information for Tenants

Wenn Sie eine Wohnung angemietet haben, dürfen Sie dort wohnen und leben. Sie dürfen die Wohnung nach Ihren Vorstellungen gestalten und einrichten. Bei Umbauten müssen Sie in der Regel zuvor die Erlaubnis Ihrer Vermieterin oder Ihres Vermieters einholen. More information

Search for an Apartment

Sometimes, finding an apartment in Berlin isn't easy, since many people come to Berlin and the living space is very limited. More information

Accommodation during the Asylum Process

For the duration of six months after your registration, you may be obligated to live in an initial acceptance centre. If you come from a so-called "safe origin country", then you will have to remain in the initial acceptance centre. More information