Especially for new applications, it should be noted that you should have all documents completely together before you submit them. Help offers here the integration office and the Sprachkaffee.
The completed application is not the only thing required. In addition the Mietbescheinigung is needed, is filled out by the municipality, the current residence permit, only as a copy please. In addition there is the confirmation of recognition, the registration with the health insurance and the bank account must be registered in the application.
By bike is the approximately 5 kilometer long way, from Hövelhof to the office, easy to handle. The bus connections are a bit more time consuming.