Here are a few points that need to be considered in almost every case

One of the many container depots at the port of Hamburg. Whichever German city you move to: if your household contents are transported by ship, they will probably stop off here.

Further action might be required for your particular situation...

  • Where do you want to live?
  • What are your requirements as regards your new home?
  • Do you need to hire furniture?
  • Do you need an office?
  • Do you know the local regulations concerning registration with the police authorities, residence and work permits at your destination?
  • Do you have all the necessary documents to hand?
  • Do you need a new bank account?
  • Does your existing insurance cover you at your new address?
  • Is your driving licence valid in Germany?
  • Do you want to bring your car with you?
  • Do you know the requirements for registering your car in Germany?
  • Do your domestic pets meet the conditions of entry?
  • Who will be transporting your household contents?
  • Checklist for moving out

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We already have the answer to some of these questions - and we can work on the other answers together.

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Official information for UK nationals moving to and living in Germany, including guidance on residency, healthcare, driving and the Withdrawal Agreement.
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