What is the meaning of Pfefferkuchen?

noun. gingerbread [noun] (a) cake flavoured/flavored with treacle and ginger.

What happens if you dont do anmeldung?

Registering your address in Germany is mandatory. By law, everyone staying longer than three months in Germany must register their address (anmelden) within 14 days of moving into a new apartment. Not registering your address within 14 days can result in a fine of up to €1,000.

How long can you stay without anmeldung?

The Anmeldung (registration in German) is the registration of your residential address with the local citizens’ office (Bürgeramt or Bürgerbüro). In Germany, all residents must register within the first two weeks, should you plan on staying longer than three months.

Which bank account is best in Germany?

DKB is, in our opinion, by far the best German bank. That is if you are comfortable with doing all your banking online and you don’t mind to sign up for your account in German. DKB – Deutsche Kredit Bank has some outstanding advantages other traditional banks do not offer.

Can I live in Germany without a job?

Yes, it’s possible to move to Germany even if you don’t have a job. The ease of the process will depend on your nationality. EU/EEA citizens can simply travel to Germany and look for a job. Whereas non-EU/EAA citizens need to apply for a visa in advance.

How much does anmeldung cost?

The Anmeldung is free, but if you have vehicles, you pay 10.80€ per vehicle. You can only pay with cash, or with a Girokarte. Some Bürgeramt locations accept Visa and Mastercard1.

What happens if I don’t do the anmeldung?

About registration deadlines, and possible fines The German law states that the Anmeldung in Berlin & any other city in Germany must be done within 2 weeks after your move-in date (§54 BMG). Anyone failing to do that exposes themselves to fines up to 1000€.