Anyone arriving on permanent change of station orders falls under the Status of Forces Agreement and must have a USAREUR driver’s license to drive in Germany. The U.S. Army in Europe (USAREUR) driver’s license allows service members, civilians and their family members to drive in Germany without going through theRead More

Det 1 786 FSS Welcome to Stuttgart, Germany!  Det 1, 786 FSS is a combination of a Military Personnel Section, Finance Office, Formal Training Section, and Military Testing Center.  We are a Detachment of the 786th Force Support Squadron at Ramstein Air Base, and are located on Patch Barracks atRead More

DEERS is the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System: a database of information on uniformed services members, U.S.-sponsored foreign military, DoD and uniformed services civilians, other personnel as directed by the DoD, and their family members. If you have a U.S. military I.D. card and have Stuttgart installation access, you areRead More

The Stuttgart Law Center offers the following brief advice on documents like a last will and testament, durable power of attorney (DPOA), healthcare power of attorney (HPOA), and advanced medical directive (AMD). A last will and testament is the legal document which controls the disposition of your property–your estate–at death,Read More

The Stuttgart Law Center is the primary legal office for members of the USAG Stuttgart community: all active-duty Soldiers, military retirees, family members, and eligible civilian employees. The SLC can process claims and German tickets, give notaries and powers of attorney, and provide legal consultations with U.S. and German attorneysRead More

No. Fundraising in the federal workplace or during official duty time is generally prohibited. Official duty time is considered an official federal resource, similar to government purchase cards, computers, or vehicles. Federal government resources, which include equipment, property, and personnel, shall be used by Defense Department employees for official purposesRead More

The Stuttgart Veterinary Treatment Facility (VTF) is a limited service veterinary clinic with a primary mission to serve as medical support for the dogs of the 100th MWD Detachment, in addition to working to control zoonotic diseases (those communicable from animals to humans). Our mission, above all, is to provideRead More

Patch Barracks Large enclosure, but heavily wooded and often very wet and muddy. Located between and behind the movie theater and CYS buildings.​​​​​​​ Kelley Barracks Grassy with trees and shade. Located on Pine Strasse behind DPW and the large central parking lot. ​​​​​​​Panzer Kaserne Located in Panzer Housing area, from the corner ofRead More

Documentation Requirements The Stuttgart  Veterinary Clinic can also assist you with international pet travel requirements (contact details below). Another good resource for international pet travel requirements is: Some basic requirements are: Ensure your pet’s vaccinations are current. Pets must have a current rabies vaccination 30 days in advance ofRead More

SOFA stands for Status of Forces Agreement.  A status of forces agreement (SOFA) is an agreement between a host country (e.g. Germany) and a foreign nation (e.g. USA) stationing forces (military, civilian and contractor) in that country. SOFAs are often included, along with other types of military agreements, as partRead More

Contact your Sponsor to determine if you will need lodging and the housing office to find out if there are housing requirements for a specific community. Single Soldiers may be assigned to a barracks room upon arrival and some garrisons may allow families on a waiting list prior to arrival.Read More

Sending mail to a CMR address is just like sending mail to any other US location using the United States Postal Service (USPS) – same cost to mail letters and packages. Packages do require a US Customs label.Visit the USPS website for how to use the online “click & ship”Read More