Identity card Change due to change of address

Your identity card shows your address. In case of a move, you must inform the competent authority.

The competent authority will affix a sticker to your identity card and change the address stored in the chip.

  • Identity card

Preconditions

  • Germans within the meaning of Art. 116 sec. 1 of the Basic Law (GG)

Related Links

  • ยง 27 paragraph 1 number 1 Of the German Identity Card Act (PAuswG)

Responsible for the content
BMI, IT I 4

Last update or date of publication
09.01.2015