Residence permit for Swiss nationals and their family members - Transfer to a new passport at the location Berlin Immigration Office, Friedrich-Krause-Ufer

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Current information on this location

  • Here you can receive only the following services.

  • For any other services or requests (especially for Blue Card EU, students, scientists, au pairs, extension of Schengen-visas) please go to our other service building at Keplerstraße 2 in Berlin-Charlottenburg.

Opening hours

07:00 a.m. - 02:00 p.m.
07:00 a.m. - 02:00 p.m.
By appointment only
09:00 a.m. - 05:00 p.m.

Payment options

You can pay in cash or with a debit card (Girocard) (with PIN) at this location.

Additional information

Photo booth and copier (charge) are located at the cashier (house A, first floor).

Residence permit for Swiss nationals and their family members - Transfer to a new passport

You possess a temporary residence permit (Switzerland) and have received a new passport or Swiss identity card? In this case you are entitled to receive a new temporary residence permit (Switzerland).
In most cases the new temporary residence permit (Switzerland) will be issued as a folding card. Issue as an electronic document is currently only possible in particular, exceptional cases.


  • Possession of a residence permit for Swiss nationals and their family members
  • New passport or Swiss ID-Card
  • Main residence in Berlin
  • On-site
    The residence permit can only be transferred on site. Please make an appointment. At the appointment, you can also be represented by another person, if you give this person a written power of attorney.

Documents required


The following fees are assessed based on the actual technical effort when transferring the residence permit.

For Swiss nationals:
  • Until the age of 24: 8.00 to 22.80 euros
  • From the age of 24: 8.00 to 28.80 euros
For family members who are not Swiss nationals themselves:
  • Adults: 12.00 to 67.00 euros
  • Minors: 6.00 to 33.50 euros

Average time to process request

In general, the transfer may be made immediately upon appointment.