Hochschule Düsseldorf
University of Applied Sciences

Re­gis­tra­ti­on with the city

HSD > Prospective Students > Exchange Students > Registration with the City

​​​​​At a glance 

  • You must register at the local Residents' Registration Office within two weeks after moving into your accommodation.

  • You have to inform the Residents' Registration Office about any changes to your address.

  • Before leaving Germany, you must deregister (earliest 7 days before the moving out date).

Required documents for registration:

  • Passport/national ID

  • Confirmation of the landlord ("Wohnungsgeberbestätigung")

The Residents' Registration Office will give you a written confirmation of your registration ("Meldebestätigung"). Non-EU students will need this documen to apply for a reside​nce permit.

After your registration you will receive a letter from the ARD, ZDF, Deutschlandradio Beitragsservice with the request to register for the broadcasting fee (TV/Radio Tax).​​​

Further information

City of Düsseldorf

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