To open and apply for a blocked account all you have to do is going through our blocked account FAQs.
Start opening blocked account by clicking BLOCKED ACCOUNT!
Please tell us your occupation when applying for your visa.
This question is to ask if you know whether your visa requires a blocked account. In most cases, the Student Visa/Language Student Visa/Study Preparation Visa requires a blocked account.
Please choose the nationality that is stated on your passport.
For now, it is difficult to open a blocked account with Expatrio for customers under the age of 18.
If you are/have been obligated to pay tax in the US, it is difficult to open a blocked account with Expatrio for now.
For students, the presumed annual requirement that must be deposited in the blocked account is currently 8640 euros, which makes it 720 euros per month.
For students, the presumed annual requirement that must be paid into the blocked account is currently 8640 euros, which makes it 720 euros per month.
However, if you have already confirmed with your visa-issuing authority that you are granted to block less than 720EUR/month because of scholarship etc. (for example, you receive 300EUR/month scholarship so you only need 420EUR/month to be blocked in your blocked account to make 720EUR/month), you can adjust the amount and send us the proof of the scholarship etc.
※Remember to consult the visa-issuing authority before you decrease the amount
If your authority says you need to block more than 720EUR/month, apply with 720EUR and contact us right away to increase the amount and we need official proof for that.
Additional Basic Sumis a very rare case, and we need an extra document from the Authority stating that you need to deposit Additional amount.
★Account Buffer: If the money arrives short under €100, we will use the buffer to cover the difference. If this does not happen, we will return the buffer with the last monthly deposit from your blocked account into your personal German bank account
Please fill in the form with the exact same information that is shown on your passport. Double check your email address as you will receive all the important documents to your email.
If you already have your German address, choose yes and write it down. If not, please write down your home address, outside Germany.
Choose the university you are/will enroll (search with the English name of the university). The arrival date and study starting date can be not the exact date.
Tell us if you have any children.
This is the most important section!
Upload a COLOR copy of your passport.
All four corners have to be shown, with no information covered or blurred by holograms.
Information to be input must be the exact same information that is shown on your passport.
※Search the Authority Handling Your Germany Visa Application by the CITY you applied/will apply for your German visa.
Clink TO SUMMARY check if everything is correct and click APPLY.
Go through Terms and Conditions and fill the boxes on left if you agree.
Press CONFIRM AND SUBMIT and you will receive an application confirmation email.
We will send you 05 Blocked Account Opening Confirmation document within 24 hours, after successful identification and verification.
Meanwhile, you can apply for your insurance, DR-WALTER and Techniker Krankenkasse.