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Is EU Blue Card visa actually a residence permit, and compatible with my work contract?

The other answers get lost in the details at the risk of confusing the issue further when it's actually quite simple. What this clause does is simply making the start date contingent on having ...
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Is EU Blue Card visa actually a residence permit, and compatible with my work contract?

Is it true that the visa I have been issued is an EU Blue Card, and hence also works as a residence permit? Yes. Aufenthaltstitel is a generic term for any kind/type of residence permit (of which a ...
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German Male, Filipina Female, 2 years of wasted life on German Bureaucracy

The idea is to get something like this in one of the other European countries and then use it as a basis for her to live and work here without any further visa troubles. This won't work just like ...
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Is EU Blue Card visa actually a residence permit, and compatible with my work contract?

Is it true that the visa I have been issued is an EU Blue Card, and hence also works as a residence permit? In Germany, it seems not to be an EU Blue Card out right (national (D) visas and residence ...
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Is there a chance I could stay in Germany permanently if I got a job at a cafe or as a bartender?

If you have enough money to risk it, you can try. Don't do it if the flight makes a hole in your budget. US citizens are in a very privileged position regarding German immigration law. You can enter ...
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Is there a chance I could stay in Germany permanently if I got a job at a cafe or as a bartender?

could I theoretically travel to Berlin and hand in my CV to various cafes and bars? Leaving aside the issue of needing a visa that allows you to work in Germany, the simple answer to your question is ...
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Business Address Change in Germany

No, that is the whole point of having an alphanumeric ID: The name of a business, its registered address, or anything else may change, the ID still identifies the same business.
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Very high heating bill for my apartment

I lived in an apartment in Berlin from 2019 until February, 2024. I received a very high heating bill for the year 2021 and 2022, more than 10 times the heating bill I received for the year 2020. ...
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Can I apply for UK Skilled worker visa from Germany? I am non-EU student

AFAIK the UK allows applications from any country where you are legally present and does not have a ‘you must apply from your country of citizenship’ rule. You apply online here
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