Identity Card, Passport, Children's Passport

Do you want to travel or even just pick up a parcel from the Post Office? We will explain how to apply for a passport or an identity card and what to do if you move house, lose your identity card or change your name.

Note: The range of general information and procedure descriptions offered in German however is more extensive than that offered in English. At present you will find the following subjects in English: Vehicles, Trading Licence, Studying, Moving House, Business Start-Up, Immigration.

Any German, who is over 16 years of age and is required to register with the authorities, is obliged to have a valid identity card (duty to prove identity). Whoever has a valid passport does not need an identity card.

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