You should register with the Austrian Integration Fund (ÖIF) as soon as possible!

  • The Austrian Integration Fund is the governmental agency that ensures that every person new to Austria can become a valued member of Austrian society.
  • A new law was passed on 1st June 2016, that every recognised refugee who has been granted asylum or subsidiary protection must register with the Austrian Integration Fund. In the region “Niederösterreich” every registered person from the age of 15 on must come to the Austrian Integration Fund personally within two weeks after being granted asylum or subsidiary protection.

How can the Austrian Integration Fund (ÖIF) help me?

The Austrian Integration Fund has an office in every province of Austria and offers the following support:

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