Office for the equal treatment of EU Workers (EU-GS)

Are you an EU citizen working in Germany or would you like to work here? Would you like information about living and working conditions in Germany, or do you have specific questions?

On our website, we offer information on the following subjects in eleven EU languages, and also help you to find free professional advice:

  • Residence law
  • Recognition of professional qualifications
  • Looking for work and working conditions in Germany
  • Vocational training
  • Employee representation
  • Family members
  • Social benefits and taxes
  • Health insurance
  • Housing
  • Search for authorities
  • Latest information on the Corona pandemic

This information and more can be found at:

For individual enquiries, you can also contact us in writing using the contact form .

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The use of the information and counselling service is free of charge.

There are no specific deadlines that must be met.

The processing of individual requests takes 1 to 5 days.

We answer individual enquiries in German, English and French. Advice seekers may send their inquires in the languages available on the website.

The homepage information is available in 11 languages:

  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Greek
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Romanian
  • Spanish
  • Bulgarian
  • Hungarian
  • Croatian

If you are seeking advice, please use our consultation form. Please note that we can only provide advice in German, English and French.

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