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Information about Rights & Duties
If you want to learn the German language, you can take part in an integration course under certain conditions.
This applies to foreigners who are already in Germany and who have a residence permit (residence permit or settlement permit) or a visa , as well as foreigners who were allowed to enter Germany without a visa.
Foreign fellow citizens of Hamburg whose stay is not guaranteed (e.g. holders of residence permits or toleration) please contact the foreigners department of the Office for Migration - see links.
The German diplomatic mission abroad is responsible for foreigners who are still abroad .
As a holder of the EU Blue Card, you can apply for an unlimited settlement permit under simplified conditions.