Citizens of EU/EEA memberstates
"The confirmation of registration (Anmeldebescheinigung) is a document confirming the residence title of EEA and Swiss nationals who moved to Austria after 1 January 2006.
EEA and Swiss nationals who have just registered at their first address in Austria (residence registration form/Meldezettel) and intend to stay in the country for more than three (3) months have to apply in person for a confirmation of registration at the appropriate Bezirkshauptmannschaft oder Magistrat within four (4) months after their arrival in Austria."
Please note that it constitutes an administrative offence punishable with a fine if you do not apply for a confirmation of registration on time.
The confirmation of permanent residence (Bescheinigung des Daueraufenthalts) is a document confirming the right to permanent residence in Austria for EEA and Swiss nationals after five (5) years of legal and continuous residence in Austria. It is issued upon application.
For more information: Anmeldebescheinigung
Citizens of non-EU/EEA countries
Citizens of non-EU/EEA countries require work and residence permits for all types of employment, including au-pair positions. For detailed information please contact the:
18 Belgrave Mews West
London SW1X 8HU
Tel: 020 7344 3289