Citizens' Office

You need to register with the Citizens’ Office in Kassel within one week of arriving in Germany.  

You need the following to register:

    • Rental agreement for your room or flat
    • Rental confirmation form from your landlord ("Wohnungsgeberbestätigung")
    • Passport or personal identification
    • EUR 3

      You need to register with the Citizens’ Office in Witzenhausen within one week of arriving in Germany.  

      You need the following to register:

      • Rental agreement for your room or flat
      • Passport or personal identification
      • Evidence of funding
      • Study certificate / letter of acceptance

      Zentrales Bürgerbüro

      Rathaus
      Address Obere Königsstrasse 8
      34117 Kassel
      Room H2 bis H6
      Office Hours:

      Mo / Mon 08:00 - 18:00 (nach Vereinbarung / on appointment);

      Di / Tue 08:00 - 14:00;

      Mi / Wed 08:00 - 18:00 (nach Vereinbarung / on appointment);

      Do / Thu 08:00 - 14:00;

      Fr / Fri 08:00 - 12:30;

      Sa / Sat 09:00 - 12:00 (nach Vereinbarung / on appointment)

      Bürgerbüro an der Uni Kassel

      Address Moritzstr. 18 (3. OG)
      34127 Kassel
      Building: Campus Center
      Room 3114
      Office Hours:

      Mi / Wed 08:30 - 12:00

      nur nach vorheriger Terminvergabe / by appointment only

      Bürgerbüro Witzenhausen

      Stadtverwaltung Witzenhausen
      Address Am Markt 1
      37213 Witzenhausen
      Room
      Telephone +49 55 42 / 508 0
      Office Hours:

      Mo / Mon 07:30 - 16:00;

      Di / Tue 07:30 - 18:00; Mi / Wed 07:30 - 16:00;

      Do /Thu 07:30 - 16:00; Fr / Fri 07:30 - 13:00

      If you move houses during your stay in Germany, you must notify the relevant Citizens' Office of your new address.