Information on German Citizenship

10.09.2019 - Article

Information on German Citizenship

Information on German citizienship

For further information on how to obtain German citizenship for descendants of victims of Nazi persecution please visit the website of the Federal Administration Office:


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German Citizenship

The widely amended law on nationality entered into force on 1 January 2000. On 20 December 2014, the Second Act Amending the Nationality Act entered into force. Here you can find the central points.

Law on Nationality

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