Living & Working

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Quality of living

For the fifth 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

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Around 250 languages are cur­rently spoken in Vienna and experts agree that there is enormous potential to be found in this variety, not least from an economic point of view. 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


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

E-government services

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