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Welcome to Rhineland-Palatinate

You come from abroad and would like to live and work in Rhineland-Palatinate? With "Make it in Rhineland-Palatinate" you can find out how it works and who supports you in doing so!

Rhineland-Palatinate lies in the heart of Europe. You will find a flourishing economy, wide landscapes and great prospects for families – Get to know Rhineland-Palatinate and and what it has to offer to you.

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Work in Rhineland-Palatinate

You are wondering how to find a job, write an application or have a successful job interview? These tips will provide you with an overview about working in Rhineland-Palatinate.

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Entry & residence

Do you want to work in Rhineland-Palatinate? Find out whether you need a visa, which type of visa suits you and what requirements apply.

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Nationals from the Western Balkans countries

You are from Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro or Serbia? Here you can find out what options you have to enter Germany.

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Hotline & contact

Do you have questions? Contact us – by phone or on site. The experts at the Welcome Centers in Koblenz, Ludwigshafen, Mainz and Trier will be happy to advise you and discuss your individual questions with you personally.

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The Central Immigration Office for Skilled Workers in Rhineland-Palatinate (ZAB RLP) supports you in obtaining the right visa - be it to take up employment or complete training in the region. It is the central point of contact for companies regarding the fast-track procedure for skilled workers.

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The funding programme “Integration durch Qualifizierung (IQ)“ (Integration through qualification) improves chances of immigrants to find a job in Rhineland-Palatinate and supports during the recognition process of foreign qualifications.

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Make it in Germany is the Federal Government’s official website for international qualified professionals. You find reliable and detailed information concerning entry, visa, looking for a job and building a career in Germany.

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