FAQ Family

Do I receive child benefit (Kindergeld) if my child is 18 or over?openMinimise
In what circumstances do I receive maternity benefit (Mutterschaftsgeld) and the maternity benefit top-up payment (Zuschuss zum Mutterschaftsgeld)?openMinimise
What does childcare cost in Germany?openMinimise
What do I have to consider when applying for child benefit?openMinimise
What types of childcare exist?openMinimise
What forms of parental allowance (Elterngeld) exist?openMinimise
What requirements have to be met so that I can receive parental leave (Elternzeit)?openMinimise
Which country is responsible for paying family benefits if my family does not live in the country whose social security system I am subject to?openMinimise