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Can I renew my blue card (from Germany) even if my passport expired?
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In general, you can renew your passport before it expires if you have the right documents. Do that in your embassy in Germany. Tell your local Auslaenderbehoerde that you are going to do that. Your ...

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Germany Customer Protection Institution
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It's called Verbraucherschutzzentrale. Those are organized per state, but there is a general website. I've never dealt with them, but they do this kind of stuff. You can also contact one of the large ...

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Moving to Berlin
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For the bank account, you should decide if you want someone to talk to. A lot of people end up with Deutsche Bank initially, because they needed a special type of account to get their visa that only ...

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Why is it difficult to rent an apartment in Germany
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No, there is no trick. But you need to distinguish between a private landlord and large companies. Those behave differently. In the first case, that person might own from one or two apartments up ...

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Change job with EU Blue Card in Germany
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You can change to a different company without going through the whole process, but you need to be aware of a few things. Your new job must still be eligible for the § 19a visa. The job title should ...

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Getting a driver's license in Germany
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European licences work in Germany. Most others [sources needed] are only valid for half a year. Some of them can be transferred or converted. But as a rule of thumb for non-EU driving license holders: ...

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How to find an English-speaking general practitioner in Germany?
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The Aerztekammer Mecklenburg-Vorpommern has a search for doctors that accepts a city and the type of doctor you want. It's at http://217.91.151.230/Arztsuche/. You cannot select the language, and it's ...

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