What is a registration of residence? – Registration of residence means that your residence data is entered into the Population Register.
Why do I need it? – Registering as resident of Tallinn gives you the right to use the public transport for free and secures a place in kindergarten or in school for your child.
When do I need it? – EU citizen have to register their residence within 3 months after arriving in Estonia. Citizens of other nationalities have to register after receiving their temporary residence permit and personal ID code.
This consultation is provided by the Tallinn City Government
Every person residing in Estonia has to register their address of residence. EU citizen have to do it within 3 months after arriving in Estonia. Citizens of other nationalities have to register their address after receiving their temporary residence permit. In order to register the address of residence, following documents are necessary:
This service is provided by the City of Tallinn, thus we are currently only able to register Tallinn addresses. In case if you are living outside the city borders of Tallinn, please contact your local municipality.