To open a bank account you will need the following:
- Your residence registration (Meldebescheinigung), the certificate you will receive upon registering your domicile,
- Your employment contract,
- Your passport,
- Depending on country of origin, your birth certificate with a certified translation,
- Initial deposit (the minimum deposit depends on the bank you choose).
To open an account, we recommend that you make an appointment with the bank of your choice.
Opening of a blocked account
If you need to open a blocked account (Sperrkonto) to apply for a particular type of visa, please review the following information from the