What’s the difference between permanent residency and citizenship in Austria?
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What’s the difference between permanent residency and citizenship in Austria?

Foreign nationals living in Austria long-term may face the choice between becoming a permanent resident or actually opting to become a citizen. But what differences are there?

Where do Austria’s foreign residents come from and where do they live?
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Where do Austria’s foreign residents come from and where do they live?

EXPLAINED: What is Austria’s Covid-19 immunity card and how do I get it?
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EXPLAINED: What is Austria’s Covid-19 immunity card and how do I get it?

Everything you need to know about paying tax in Austria
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Everything you need to know about paying tax in Austria

EXPLAINED: What can I deduct from my tax bill in Austria? 
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EXPLAINED: What can I deduct from my tax bill in Austria? 

UPDATED: When will Americans be able to travel to Austria again?
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UPDATED: When will Americans be able to travel to Austria again?

EXPLAINED: How to apply for a residency permit in Austria
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EXPLAINED: How to apply for a residency permit in Austria

Masks, testing and sport: What are the rules for schools in Austria?
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Masks, testing and sport: What are the rules for schools in Austria?

Housing in Austria: Where are prices steady – and where are they on the rise?
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Housing in Austria: Where are prices steady – and where are they on the rise?

Why is Vienna no longer the ‘most liveable’ city in the world?
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Why is Vienna no longer the ‘most liveable’ city in the world?

Why is cash so important to Austrians?
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Why is cash so important to Austrians?

What is Austria’s new five-colour Covid traffic light system?

What is Austria’s new five-colour Covid traffic light system?

Austria: Bars and restaurants face €3,600 fines for not checking tests

Austria: Bars and restaurants face €3,600 fines for not checking tests

Fines and jail sentences: What happens if you fake a negative test in Austria?
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Fines and jail sentences: What happens if you fake a negative test in Austria?

Austria’s beaches ‘second cleanest in Europe’

Austria’s beaches ‘second cleanest in Europe’

Austria announces further easing of coronavirus measures in June and July

Austria announces further easing of coronavirus measures in June and July

How to find out if you are paying too much rent in Vienna
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How to find out if you are paying too much rent in Vienna

Will Austria start vaccinating children against Covid?

Will Austria start vaccinating children against Covid?

Austria’s easing of border restrictions leads to chaos at Vienna airport

Austria’s easing of border restrictions leads to chaos at Vienna airport

Austria to reinstate ban on direct flights from UK

Austria to reinstate ban on direct flights from UK

UPDATED: How to prove you have recovered from Covid in Austria

UPDATED: How to prove you have recovered from Covid in Austria

Would you pass an Austrian citizenship test?
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Would you pass an Austrian citizenship test?

Eight ways to save money living in Vienna
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Eight ways to save money living in Vienna

Austrian Chancellor Kurz sees image dented as he faces investigations

Austrian Chancellor Kurz sees image dented as he faces investigations

Travel: When will Brits be allowed to travel to Austria again?
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Travel: When will Brits be allowed to travel to Austria again?

Paper, plastic or digital: How will Austria’s coronavirus immunity card work?
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Paper, plastic or digital: How will Austria’s coronavirus immunity card work?

What you need to know about opening a bank account in Austria
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What you need to know about opening a bank account in Austria

Will the EU force Austria to adopt a minimum wage?
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Will the EU force Austria to adopt a minimum wage?

EXPLAINED: Why is gun ownership in Austria on the rise?
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EXPLAINED: Why is gun ownership in Austria on the rise?

EXPLAINED: What are Austria’s current coronavirus lockdown rules?

EXPLAINED: What are Austria’s current coronavirus lockdown rules?

Vienna and Lower Austria end hard lockdown 

Vienna and Lower Austria end hard lockdown 

Travel: Where to find famous faraway sites whilst staying in Austria

Travel: Where to find famous faraway sites whilst staying in Austria

Green pass: Austria to implement nationwide immunity card by mid-May

Green pass: Austria to implement nationwide immunity card by mid-May

Austria’s changing property market: What buyers want in 2021
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Austria’s changing property market: What buyers want in 2021

Baking away solitude: Vienna cafe hopes to unite world’s grandmas

Baking away solitude: Vienna cafe hopes to unite world’s grandmas

UPDATED: Everything you need to know about Austria’s quarantine rules

UPDATED: Everything you need to know about Austria’s quarantine rules

Austria rejects emergency approval for Russia’s Sputnik vaccine

Austria rejects emergency approval for Russia’s Sputnik vaccine

Reader question: Can Vienna and Lower Austria residents go shopping or get haircuts in other states?

Reader question: Can Vienna and Lower Austria residents go shopping or get haircuts in other states?

Austria’s coronavirus lockdown: Under what circumstances can I leave my apartment?

Austria’s coronavirus lockdown: Under what circumstances can I leave my apartment?

Vienna mayor calls for ‘caution’ as Austria pushes ahead with lockdown end

Vienna mayor calls for ‘caution’ as Austria pushes ahead with lockdown end

Austria: Is Vienna really a ‘renter’s paradise’? 
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Austria: Is Vienna really a ‘renter’s paradise’? 

Why experts believe Austria’s third wave of Covid ‘has peaked’

Why experts believe Austria’s third wave of Covid ‘has peaked’

What happens when I cancel my vaccine appointment in Austria?

What happens when I cancel my vaccine appointment in Austria?

‘15 months has felt like 15 years’: Why Austria’s health minister called it quits

‘15 months has felt like 15 years’: Why Austria’s health minister called it quits

UPDATE: Vienna and Lower Austria’s hard lockdown extended until May 2nd

UPDATE: Vienna and Lower Austria’s hard lockdown extended until May 2nd

GPs start coronavirus vaccinations in Vienna – but there’s a catch

GPs start coronavirus vaccinations in Vienna – but there’s a catch

The 10 biggest culture shocks experienced by foreigners in Austria
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The 10 biggest culture shocks experienced by foreigners in Austria

How do I register for the coronavirus vaccine in Vienna?

How do I register for the coronavirus vaccine in Vienna?

Wind of justice: Austrian man fined for farting on police has sentence reduced on appeal

Wind of justice: Austrian man fined for farting on police has sentence reduced on appeal

‘Lollipop tests’: Austria starts coronavirus testing in kindergartens

‘Lollipop tests’: Austria starts coronavirus testing in kindergartens

Everything that changes in Austria in April 2021
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Everything that changes in Austria in April 2021

Austria: Vienna and eastern states extend coronavirus lockdown

Austria: Vienna and eastern states extend coronavirus lockdown

What are the latest coronavirus measures in schools and kindergartens in Austria?

What are the latest coronavirus measures in schools and kindergartens in Austria?

Austria: What are Vienna’s coronavirus ‘gurgle tests’?

Austria: What are Vienna’s coronavirus ‘gurgle tests’?

Austria set to order one million doses of Russia’s Sputnik V Covid vaccine

Austria set to order one million doses of Russia’s Sputnik V Covid vaccine

Vienna to make wearing face masks compulsory outdoors

Vienna to make wearing face masks compulsory outdoors

‘Summer weather’ expected in Austria on Wednesday and Thursday

‘Summer weather’ expected in Austria on Wednesday and Thursday

Vienna’s Easter lockdown to be extended to April 11th

Vienna’s Easter lockdown to be extended to April 11th

Ten things you will notice as a parent with a child at school in Austria
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Ten things you will notice as a parent with a child at school in Austria

EXPLAINED: How the new lockdown for Vienna and eastern Austria affects you

EXPLAINED: How the new lockdown for Vienna and eastern Austria affects you

What does Gründonnerstag mean in Austria?

What does Gründonnerstag mean in Austria?

What are the best things to do in spring in Austria?

What are the best things to do in spring in Austria?

Seven (legal) ways you can still have fun in lockdown in Vienna

Seven (legal) ways you can still have fun in lockdown in Vienna

Austria to extend coronavirus lockdown measures

Austria to extend coronavirus lockdown measures

How does Austria decide whether to tighten or loosen coronavirus measures?

How does Austria decide whether to tighten or loosen coronavirus measures?

Six things to expect when you move to the Austrian mountains
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Six things to expect when you move to the Austrian mountains

Austria to introduce coronavirus immunity passport in April

Austria to introduce coronavirus immunity passport in April

Austria considers another hard lockdown as infection rates reach ‘highest level in 2021’

Austria considers another hard lockdown as infection rates reach ‘highest level in 2021’

Austria to lift UK flight ban from Monday

Austria to lift UK flight ban from Monday

Austria to continue using AstraZeneca vaccine

Austria to continue using AstraZeneca vaccine

Is Austria’s vaccine rollout on track? 

Is Austria’s vaccine rollout on track? 

Lockdown extension likely as Austria declares ‘the third wave has begun’

Lockdown extension likely as Austria declares ‘the third wave has begun’

Austria’s reopening plans in jeopardy as coronavirus infections hit three-month high

Austria’s reopening plans in jeopardy as coronavirus infections hit three-month high

How to swear like an Austrian
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How to swear like an Austrian

Quarantine extended to 14 days in several Austrian states

Quarantine extended to 14 days in several Austrian states

Austria: Brazilian variant detected for the first time

Austria: Brazilian variant detected for the first time

Here is the form you need to get vaccinated in Austria

Here is the form you need to get vaccinated in Austria