Checklist of Formalities/ Paperwork for Birth of Child, Germany

Expecting a baby in Germany? First of all, Congratulations :slight_smile:

Well, the number of things to be taken care of before your little ones arrival can be overwhelming, especially if it is your first. There’s more to just prepping up the nursery and stocking up the changing table.

Below is a checklist of the applications to be done:

  1. Birth Certificate/ Registration from the City
  2. International Birth Certificate
  3. New Passport
  4. Residence Permit/ Visa
  5. Health Insurance and others
  6. Kindergeld
  7. Elterngeld
  8. Change of Tax Class