When you move in Germany, you must register your new address. This is called the Anmeldung. This page explains how the Anmeldung is affected by COVID-19.

Related guide: How to do your Anmeldung in Berlin

Can I do my Anmeldung at the Bürgeramt?

Yes. The Bürgeramt offers Anmeldung appointments. You can get an appointment on Berlin.de. The situation is back to normal.

    Related guide: How to get a Bürgeramt appointment

    Can I do my Anmeldung per post or per email?

    No. You must do the Anmeldung in person.

    Will I get fined if I don't register within 2 weeks?

    No. You will not get a fine. People rarely got fined because they register too late, even before the pandemic.