Registration of Residency

Every student must register his/her place of residence at the relevant registration office in Germany within one week upon arrival.


Please register and deregister at the Kreisverwaltungsreferat (KVR).


  • Which documents do I need for the registration?

  • Who needs to apply for a visa?

  • Who needs to apply for a residence permit?

  • Which documents do I need for a residence permit?

  • What do I have to do when I am moving within Munich or Germany?

  • I am leaving Germany. What do I need to do?