Villach - the lively town on the River Drau. Vibrant atmosphere, local colour, location between lakes and mountains: that is what you will find in the dynamic town of Villach in the heart of Carinthia.
From passports to birth certificates. From resident parking permits to name changes. In this area you will find information on all personal documents that you can apply for in the Villach town hall.
A registration procedure is necessary when someone relocates to or within Austria. In the event of emigration abroad from Austria, de-registration is required.
Registration and de-registration is mandatory.
Lost property can be handed over to the lost property service in the entrance area of the town hall. Lost property can be searched for throughout Austria using the online lost property office http://fundamt.gv.at.
A travel document is required for each border crossing. Passports must be applied for in person in the city service (main entrance of the town hall).
The vaccination certificate provides a quick summary of which vaccinations have already been received and which are still pending. Our health departement also issues vaccination recommendations.
Here you can find information about the registration for the civil ceremony, the necessary documents and you can reserve your wedding date.
The application for the issuance of a certificate of citizenship can only be made in person (or by the legal representative in the case of underage persons).
The father of a child born out of wedlock can acknowledge the paternity of his child for the purpose of the birth certificate and he will then be entered on the birth certificate of the child.
The registry office of the City of Villach is responsible for the certification of all births that occur in the Villach municipality.
As of 1 November 2014, a death (issuance of a death certificate) can be certified at any Austrian registry office. This official procedure is normally handled by an undertaker.
We issue the following certificates in German or as an international certificate (multilingual) on request: Birth certificate, Marriage certificate or Death certificate.
Information about migration and residence in Villach
Children reach religious maturity at the age of 14, this means that they can independently declare that they are leaving the church or religious society.
The change of the surname of a person must take place either by way of a name determination at the registry office or as an official name change at the district administrative authorities.