Office for the Equal Treatment of EU Workers

When you first arrive in a new country, there are many areas where you need to get your bearings: looking for somewhere to live, learning the language, dealing with the authorities.

First steps in Germany

When you first arrive in a new country, there are many areas where you need to get your bearings: looking for somewhere to live, learning the language, dealing with the authorities. More

Take the time to get to know the basic rules of the working world (pay, holiday leave, working time, etc.) and how the law protects you, and learn how you can find a job.

Working in Germany

Take the time to get to know the basic rules of the working world (pay, holiday leave, working time, etc.) and how the law protects you, and learn how you can find a job. More

The social security systems differ from country to country. Get an overview of the rules in Germany.

Social security

The social security systems differ from country to country. Get an overview of the rules in Germany. More

The German education system is very varied. Learn more about the school education your children will receive, as well as about vocational training and continuing training options.

Education

The German education system is very varied. Learn more about the school education your children will receive, as well as about vocational training and continuing training options. More