After two years of working while having a residence permit to work or the EU Blue Card (§§ 18a, 18b or 18d  AufenthG) you may be granted a permanent residence permit, the „Niederlassungserlaubnis“ following § 18c AufenthG.


The permanent residence permit entitles you to take up any kind of employment.


For more information about the requirements for getting a permant residence permit, please contact your local „Ausländerbehörde“.