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Housing allowance

General information

Housing allowance is granted to provide economic security of an adequate and family-friendly housing as “rent subsidy” for lessees of housing space and as “burden subsidy” for owners of an owner-occupied house or an owner occupied freehold flat.


Housing allowance is only possible upon application.

Legal bases

Housing Allowance Act (Wohngeldgesetz, WoGG)

Necessary documents

The competent employee is happy to advice you.