Naturalization Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.
Foreigners may, under certain conditions, acquire German citizenship on request. As a rule, the following requirements must be met: Residence or residence permit, citizens of the Union or Swiss at least 8 years of domestic stay Maintenance sufficient knowledge of German civic basic knowledge no multi-state not punished Commitment to the fundamental liberal democratic order of our Basic Law, no evidence of extremist or terrorist activity For special situations, there are special naturalisation bases, which are discussed by the naturalisation authorities and the lower administrative authorities.
Where can I find further information? In the website of the Hessian Ministry of the Interior and Sport you will find information on the naturalization requirements, the legal bases and the procedure, including the required forms; in addition, a presentation of the naturalization bases is offered there: