Living & Working

view of Vienna from Saint Stephen's Cathedral

Quality of living

For the sixth con­secutive time, Vienna has been rated the most live­able city world­wide in this year's Quality of Living ranking published by consulting firm Mercer. more

Collecting migration

By looking at the history of migrants from Turkey and the former Yugoslavia, the project Migration sammeln (collecting migration) by the City of Vienna and Wien Museum provides an important record of modern history. more


Housing-related Service Points

The tenants assistance hotline offers rapid and free-of-charge assistance in all housing matters weekdays from 8am to 8pm. more

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In Vienna Municipal Department 35 - Immigration, Citizenship and Registry Offices is the only place where all kinds of residence titles are issued. To obtain a first residence title applications must be made from abroad prior to entry into Austria. more

E-government services

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