Contact points for people with qualifications
gained abroad

The advice centres offer the following services in all federal states: 

  • Comprehensive information and advice on recognition and evaluation procedures (free of charge and in multiple languages)
  • Support throughout the entire recognition or evaluation process
  • Clarification on whether formal recognition is required or possible
  • Basic information on the legal regulations for taking up a professional activity
  • Support with asserting your rights in accordance with the federal law
  • Support with submitting applications for recognition and evaluation 
  • Obtaining certified translations of degrees, certificates and other documentation
  • Information on further training and advice options

Contact Point Vienna

Advisory centre for migrants
Prospects - recognition and further training and education advisory centre for new immigrants and individuals entitled to asylum
Nordbahnstraße 36/staircase 1/3rd floor
1020 Vienna
Advice sessions by appointment only.
Tel.: 01/58 58 019
ast.wien@migrant.at

Contact point Lower Austria and Northern Burgenland

Advisory centre for migrants
Nordbahnstraße 36/Stiege 2/2. Stock
1020 Wien

St. Pölten office hours (AMS St. Pölten)
Wednesday: 9:00 - 15:00
Daniel Gran Straße 10 / Erdgeschoß / Zimmer E 0017
3100 St. Pölten

Wiener Neustadt office hours (AMS Wiener Neustadt) 
Monday by prior appointment
Neunkirchner Straße 36
2700 Wiener Neustadt

Advice sessions by appointment only.
Tel.: 01/99 72 851
ast.noe@migrant.at

migrare – Upper Austria Centre for Migrants
Humboldtstraße 49/1st floor
4020 Linz

Salzburg office hours (AMS Salzburg)
Monday and Wednesday: 9.00 – 15.30
Auerspergstraße 67/1. Stock/ Zimmer 133
5020 Salzburg
Advice sessions by appointment only.
Tel.: 0732/93 16 03-0
ast.oberoesterreich@migration.at or ast.salzburg@migration.at

Contact point for Styria, Carinthia and Southern Burgenland

ZEBRA – Intercultural Centre of Counselling and Therapy
Granatengasse 4/3rd floor
8020 Graz 

Klagenfurt office hours (AMS Klagenfurt)
Thursday: 10.30 – 15.30
Rudolfsbahngürtel 40, ground floor/ room 53
9021 Klagenfurt
Advice sessions by appointment only.
Tel.: 0316/83 56 30
ast.steiermark@zebra.or.at or ast.kaernten@zebra.or.at 

Contact point Tirol and Vorarlberg

ZeMiT – Center for Migrants in Tyrol
Andreas-Hofer-Straße 46/1st floor
6020 Innsbruck 

Feldkirch office hours (AMS Feldkirch)
Monday: 10.15 – 14.30, Tuesday by prior appointment
Reichsstraße 151, Room 1022
6800 Feldkirch
Advice sessions by appointment only.
Tel.: 0512/57 71 70
ast.tirol@zemit.at or ast.vorarlberg@zemit.at

Advisory centre for migrants
Nordbahnstraße 36/2/2
1020 Vienna
anlaufstellenkoordination@migrant.at
http://www.anlaufstelle-anerkennung.at