Okay, so we've already shared the super cool job that Alex Maxwell has placing interns in Berlin (check it out here if you missed it). Now we want to share with you Alex's Berlin life advice - getting here and settling here. We're happy to hear that using Red Tape Translation during the immigration process was a big help. Alex was still living in the U.S. when she first got in touch, but ultimately she decided to seriously look into moving to Berlin permanently. I knew it was going to be difficult or had the potential to be difficult. I ... Read more
Navigating through German bureaucracy when your language skills aren’t up to the task can be intimidating and stressful.
Red Tape Translation can eliminate that stress.
I have no words to describe how helpful Kathleen was during my interview. It was already my third visit – if I had known about Red Tape Translation earlier, I would have gotten help from the very beginning.
Do you have to go to a public office but aren't sure how you’ll get through it with your limited German language skills?
I will accompany you to your appointments and guide you through the whole process. I make sure you get your message across and that you receive the right information.
Are you starting out as a freelancer? Trying to get married, expecting a baby or just figuring out how to get settled in Germany?
I'll coach you through each step of the process, covering the appointments you'll need and giving you a list of documents to take with you on the day.
Do you need to register your address but don't have time to attend the appointment at the Bürgeramt?
Choose a Red Carpet Registration instead. We'll check your documents, meet you at home or work, go get your Anmeldung for you and drop everything off safely to you on the same day. We can handle the process for your family members too.
Do you need a certified translation of a certificate? Want to translate your website or CV for the German market?
Get your CV professionally translated or a certified translation of your birth or marriage certificate. From the official to the personal to the just plain perplexing - I've got you covered.
For less than the price of a couple of drinks at my favourite club, she managed to do what I would have found incredibly difficult. I'd say that's money well spent.
Elliot H., Berlin, Germany