Germany’s New Right of Residence Became Effective Today, Giving Migrants More Opportunities


Germany’s much-discussed Right to Residence and other laws making it easier for foreigners in the country to make their stay legal, move to the country or gain permanent residency there, has become effective on , January 1, 2023.
The new law, which has been published in the Federal Law Gazette on December 30, last year, will give almost 140,000 foreigners who have been in Germany under a tolerates status, the chance to meet the necessary requirements to stay in Germany through an 18-month residence permit.

The requirements include securing livelihood, amongst others, reports.