What we can do for you

Great to have you here!

We want Stuttgart to become your new home as quickly as possible. That's why we are on hand to assist you and guide you through the "red tape" so that you can start your daily routine in our city as smoothly and quickly as possible.

The Welcome Center gives you information as well as details of futher advisory bodies including the following topics:

  • Recognition of foreign seconday school and vocational degrees
  • Employment, job hunting and application
  • (Vocational) training and academic studies
  • Learning German
  • Entry requirements and residence
  • Health care system
  • Child care
  • Mobility
  • Religious communities
  • Education
  • Associations/ clubs and leisure activities
  • Insurance

Come in and see us! We will be happy to advise you in person. Of course, you can also call us, send us an E-mail or obtain information in advance on our website. We speak German, English and many other languages.

Welcome Center Stuttgart

Welcome Center
Charlottenplatz 17
70173 Stuttgart

Postal address

Landeshauptstadt Stuttgart
Welcome Center Stuttgart
70161 Stuttgart

Contact us

+49 711 216-64640
+49 711 216-64650

Opening hours

Mo, Fr 08:30 - 13:00
Di, Do 14:00 - 18:00

Your way to us


Information brochure

Here you will find information that gives you an overview of life in Stuttgart and the various contact points.

Start in Stuttgart - Englisch - Fachstelle Migration (PDF)

The Welcome Center Stuttgart is a joint service center run by State Capital Stuttgart and of Stuttgart Region Economic Development Cooperation (WRS)

The Welcome Center run by State Capital Stuttgart is funded by the Baden-Württemberg Ministry of Economy, Labor and Tourism.

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