Asylum Procedure

Where do I go if I have questions about my asylum procedure?

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Application for Asylum

Upon arrival and registration in Germany, apply for asylum at Bundesamt für Migration und Flüchtlinge (BAMF). BAMF is also your point of contact for your personal hearing.

Bamberg – Außenstelle in AnKER-Einrichtung
Bau C
Buchenstraße 4
96050 Bamberg
0911 / 9 43 – 2 83 00

Frankenstraße 210
90461 Nürnberg
0911 / 9 43 – 0

Information About Hearings

Before your hearing please read the information on the website You will find important information about and help with the interview in several languages here:

Here are the first choices:

Guide to Asylum Procedure

Bayerischer Flüchtlingsrat

There are explanatory videos on the website of the Bayerischer Flüchtlingsrat which will guide you through the asylum procedure. They are no substitute for consultation but still inform refugees about the most important issues in the asylum procedure.

There will gradually appear translations into 12 languages. There are so far videos in Arabic, English, Spanish, Russian, and German.