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A warm welcome to the Zwickau Region!

You're about to decide where to base yourself and live your life. There's certainly a lot to think about. One thing's for sure: whatever your lifestyle or your life plans, there's a place for you in the Zwickau Region.

Should I move to the city or the countryside? Do I want to work in industry or be a craftsperson? Do my children need a place at kindergarten, grammar school or university? Whichever path you want to take as a family, the Zwickau Region has infinite possibilities.

Diverse towns and cities, a strong economy and a stable jobs market, outstanding educational institutions, the beauty of nature, leisure activities – you have the opportunity to fulfil your dreams here, in all aspects of life.

We wish you all the very best for your new life in the Zwickau Region. Welcome!


The Welcome Center is always here for you. We provide information by phone and are also happy to advise you in person. We provide services for people both from Germany and from other countries, and for businesses.

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You won't find a more diverse area of Central Germany than the Zwickau Region. The scenery here in Saxony's smallest district ranges from industrial cities to picturesque spots in the Mulde Valley.

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A strong economic hub, the Zwickau Region has always been a centre for training and education. The region offers a wide range of high-quality services, from primary schools to universities.

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The Zwickau Region boasts the lowest unemployment rate and the highest gross wage in Saxony. Our economy is driven by the automobile industry. Volkswagen's work on e-mobility is opening up new possibilities.



Lead an active life and enjoy your free time – that's the way we approach life here in the Zwickau Region. Explore forests on cycling and hiking trails, go kayaking and discover our rivers, enjoy cultural events with music and art.