You arrived in Germany recently:
A residence permit can be requested after your arrival. For example you could apply for a residence permit and register your new address in one step. Please note that due to the current situation you can only apply via e-mail.
The application for a residence permit must be finished before your visa expires!
Apply in good time befor your visa expires - even if you do not have all required documents. If you do not apply for a residence permit early enough, then you will have to return to your home country.
Please send an e-mail with a scann of the documents needed to firstname.lastname@example.org:
- application form
- current enrolment certificate ("Immatrikulationsbescheinigung")
- proof of financial support* (German bank account balancing at 10.332,- Euros or financial support confirmation "Verpflichtungserklärung" from a person of reference § 68 AufenthG or scholarship)
- proof of health insurance
►After the foreign authority has checked all the documents, you will be given an appointment for a personal interview.
►At the personal visit, you pay the fee of 100 euros by debit card and provide a recent passport photo.