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There are 10 services for Naturalisation


“Einigkeit und Recht und Freiheit” – do you want that to be the start of your new national anthem, too? If you want to acquire German citizenship, this is the right place. Here you will find information on the naturalisation test, naturalisation for spouses and how you can apply for verification of citizenship.


Apply for a negative certificate (for nationality)

Official proof of non-existence of German citizenship (examination and determination).

Applying for German citizenship (for foreigners entitled to naturalisation)

If you are a foreigner and would like to become a German citizen with all rights and obligations, you are entitled to naturalisation under certain conditions.

Applying for a citizenship card

You can apply for a binding determination of your German citizenship if you have a legitimate interest in doing so.

Applying for a work permit for persons with temporary suspension of deportation

If you are in possession of a temporary suspension of deportation, want to work and have already found an employer who wants to hire you, you can apply for a work permit.

Applying for admission as an ethnic German repatriate

If you are a late repatriate and would like to resettle to Germany, you and your relatives will first go through an admission procedure. If you are of German descent and live...

Applying for naturalisation for homeless foreigners

As a homeless foreigner, you can be naturalised under simplified conditions.

Applying for naturalisation for stateless persons since birth

You were born in Germany to stateless parents? Then you are entitled to naturalisation under certain conditions.

Getting a late repatriate certificate

If you have received a letter of admission as a late repatriate and are registered in Germany at your new place of residence, you will receive the certificate as a late...


Saxony-Anhalt welcomes, supports and encourages those foreigners who live here permanently and wish to acquire German citizenship. To obtain a German passport, you can be...

Request clarification of the non-existence of an option obligation

German citizenship: determination of the continued existence of German citizenship for children born in Germany within the framework of the option obligation