Registering residence, moving in from the country (sole, main or secondary residence) Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.
The registration must be made within two weeks after moving into the (new) apartment at one of the BürgerService facilities of the Bürgeramt. An adult family member can register the whole family. Please note that different forms are offered for the registration of families and individuals. The form for the registration of individuals must also be used by persons who are moving together but who are not married or living in a same-sex registered partnership. It is not possible to register via the Internet.
Proof of identity, e.g.: identity card or (child) passport Form: Registration with a registration office, Available at the registration office or for download under "Forms". Form: Confirmation of accommodation provider, Available at the registration office or for download under "Forms". only in case of moving in with a secondary residence: form "Erklärung zur Bestimmung der Hauptwohnung" (declaration on the determination of the main residence), Available at the registration office or for download under "Forms".
If one parent moves with a child to another apartment or if the child moves from one parent to the other, the declaration of consent of the other parent is required for re-registration in the case of joint custody of the parents (form: WUmzKind). From the age of 16, no signature of the legal guardian is required. Vehicle documents must also be changed Driving licences will not be changed. For further information, please call (0421) 361-88662.