Services

The Australian German Welfare Society Sydney offers its services to all German-speaking migrants. Our staff is fluent in English and German, and the Manager is a New South Wales Justice of Peace who is able to provide JP services.

While most services are free of charge there are a few exceptions.

The AGWS offers:

  • Regular meetings, lunches and outings for our clients and members
  • Screenings of German films, concerts and guest speakers addressing matters of interest for the elderly
  • Visiting services to elderly people of German speaking background in their home or in aged care facilities
  • Referral to German-speaking legal professionals
  • Advice in social security matters (in cooperation with the German Consulate)
  • Support in the event of personal difficulties

We will charge for the following services:

  • Assistance in applying for (or lodging) a German or Austrian Pension
  • Issue of Life Certificates
  • Non-certified translations
  • Distribution of forms & brochures by mail
  • Contacting German/Foreign authorities by email or mail on your behalf

For further information please contact us.