First Steps

On this page:

All the things that need to be done when you move to somewhere new; points of contact and information; official authorities; finding accommodation; plus general information about life in Leoben:

Arrangements & visits to authorities

Residence registration

Registering your place of residence, changing or cancelling a registration

Stadtgemeinde Leoben
Erzherzog Johann-Straße 2
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 4062-450
buergerservice@leoben.at
Citizen Services Centre

Read more: Residence Registration


Registering for refuse collection

Registering for refuse collection, collection of bulky waste and tree and shrub cuttings, recycling centre, etc.

Stadtgemeinde Leoben
Erzherzog Johann-Straße 2
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 4062-367
muellbeseitigung@leoben.at

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Registering for municipal water supply

Registering for municipal water supply, or changing your registration, rates, sharing metre reading, etc.

Stadtwerke Leoben – Wasserversorgung
Kerpelystraße 23
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 23024-302
wasserwerk@stadtwerke-leoben.at

Read more: Stadtwerke Leoben: Water supply (in German)


Applying for parking card

Reduced parking fee sticker for people living within the short-time parking zones, monthly or yearly permits for the green zone

Stadtgemeinde Leoben
Erzherzog Johann-Straße 2
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 4062-448
parkraumservice@stadtwerke-leoben.at
Stadtwerke Public Utilities - Point of Sale

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Registering your child for school or child care

Registration for kindergarten, nursery, primary school, after-school programmes, summer camps, etc.

Stadtgemeinde Leoben
Erzherzog Johann-Straße 2
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 4062-310
schulen@leoben.at

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Even more information and practical support

The LE Kompass service centre assists people who have just moved to Leoben in anything related with official authorities, providing answers to frequently asked questions.

Stadtgemeinde Leoben
Erzherzog Johann-Straße 2
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 4062-204
lekompass@leoben.at
Service centre LE Kompass

Housing & real estate

Finding accommodation

Check out our service pages for an overview of real estate on offer in Leoben:


Council flats

Application for council flats and/or senior citizens accommodation, consulting hours of the Office of Residential Services, neighbourhood projects, etc.

Stadtgemeinde Leoben
Erzherzog Johann-Straße 2
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 4062-242
wohnungsreferent@leoben.at

Read more: Accommodation provision of the City of Leoben


Construction projects

Having construction projects and heating systems or demolition projects approved, etc.

Stadtgemeinde Leoben
Erzherzog Johann-Straße 2
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 4062-251
stadtbaudirektion@leoben.at

Read more:

In German


Zoning and plots of land

Zoning, re-zoning, danger zones, assignment of street numbers, etc.

Stadtgemeinde Leoben
Erzherzog Johann-Straße 2
8700 Leoben
+43 3842 4062-271
vermessung@leoben.at

Town life & leisure in Leoben

Events and latest news

What’s on in Leoben? We have all the latest information on various channels:

Leoben in the social web:

Stadt Leoben on Instagram Stadt Leoben on YouTube


Sports and local recreation

Get a first impression of the many sports and outdoor options you have in Leoben:


Culture and social life

Get to know the cultural and social life in Leoben:

Relocation-related subsidies and funding

Grants for apprentices and students

Leoben Municipality offers grants for apprentices and students who make Leoben their primary place of residence. Please note the relevant rules and regulations:

in German:

Support for companies and start-ups

Do you want to set up a company in Leoben or start a new enterprise? Leoben Municipality and/or Leoben Holding offer various support schemes:

in German: