Postal address verification
- Documents, accepted for address verification
- Document requirements
Documents, accepted for address verification¶
Provide for verification copy of a utility bill:
- Maintenance bill
- Gas bill
- Electricity bill
- Landline phone bill
Apply to your bank personally, get a bank statement on paper and provide copy of this document for address verification. Bank statement from credit cards are not accepted for address verification.
Document, issued by the government or other competent institutions¶
For verification of your residence address you can provide a document, issued by local authorities, government and other competent institutions.
For example, Meldebescheinigung for residents of BRD , Austria , Switzerland and Luxemburg .
If you got any document from the tax office, which contains your address and full name, provide a copy of this document.
Passport page with information about your place of residence¶
If your passport has a page that shows your place of residence, you can use a scan (photo) of this page to confirm your address.
A document for address verification should be issued within the last 6 months, it should contain your full last, fist and middle name as well as your postal address.
See also in German