Your Family in Germany

Moving to Germany with your family? Find out the information you need regarding health and education here…

This section provides key information for those moving with their families to Germany, with helpful advice that is designed to cover various stages of family life: getting married, bringing up toddlers, caring for teenagers.

As a newcomer to you have options when it comes to education – you can enrol your children in a school operating within the German system, or send them to one of the international schools in the country. Outside of school hours there is enough to keep kids – from toddlers to teenagers – busy, and you’ll find more details on both in this section.

Is your family situation about to change? Here you’ll find all you need to know about the legal requirements for getting married in Germany, while information on having a baby is covered in detail in the Healthcare section.