Klaus-Heidi has already been announced and the challenge is over.

42 Swedes changed their names to Klaus-Heidi. But it was Klaus-Heidi Andersson from Fjugesta who won a new life in Berlin, starting January 2014. Congratulations!


This is:Klaus-Heidi!

Klaus-Heidi Andersson, 24, Fjugesta


Do you love Berlin as much as we do?
Win a new life.
Courtesy of Lufthansa.


Check out your new life here


Are you:?

If you are, you might be moving to Berlin for good. We will pay for a one way ticket, an apartment for a whole year, and just about everything else you need to start a new life in one of Europe’s most exciting cities. But to win, you have to prove you really want to be a Berliner. By changing your name to Klaus-Heidi.

The competition is open to all Swedish citizens of age, regardless of sex. That is also why we have chosen the name Klaus-Heidi, a fusion between two very German names.


How to become Klaus-Heidi.

A. Change your name

Change your first name to Klaus-Heidi and write a good justification, and you might win a new life in Berlin.

B. Upload your new certificate

Upload the certificate you receive from the authorities when your new name is approved, together with a short justification to why you want to start a new life in Berlin.

Terms and Conditions

This contest and all offers on this site is available for Swedish citizens only. For this reason, terms and conditions below are only stated in Swedish.

  • För att delta i tävlingen måste du vara minst 18 år, svensk medborgare och bosatt och skriven i Sverige.
  • Är det första gången du ändrar namn ansöker du till Skatteverket. Det kostar ingenting, men minst ett av dina ursprungliga förnamn måste behållas.
  • Har du tidigare bytt eller ändrat namn, eller om du inte vill behålla något av dina nuvarande förnamn kan du mot en avgift ansöka om namnändring hos Patent- och registreringsverket (PRV).
  • Totalt värde av priset är ca 200 000 SEK.
  • Eventuell vinstskatt betalas av vinnaren.
  • Tävlingsperioden är 11 oktober 2013 till 14 november 2013.

Läs igenom alla tävlingsvillkor innan du laddar ner blanketten.

Hej, Klaus-Heidi!

Innan vi ger dig ditt nya liv i Berlin måste vi verifiera att du faktiskt har bytt namn på riktigt. Därför måste du ladda upp en bild på ditt nya personbevis (scannat eller fotograferat), så vi ser att du verkligen heter Klaus-Heidi. Av juridiska skäl behöver vi också en kort motivering till varför du ska vinna. Alla fält är obligatoriska.


Your new life in Berlin.

If you’re really fast about changing your first name to Klaus-Heidi you can win all of this:

One way ticket to Berlin.

As Klaus-Heidi you travel with Lufthansa from Stockholm/Arlanda on January 1. A private chauffeur takes you from Berlin/Tegel Airport to your new apartment.

Your new apartment.

You live in a nice 70 m2 apartment with two rooms and a kitchen. The apartment has a balcony and is situated on the fourth floor overlooking a quiet side street on the border of Kreuzberg and Neukölln.

  • Bedroom with king size bed.
  • Contemporary furnished living room with room for an extra bed.
  • Fully equipped kitchen with washing machine.
  • Bathroom with bathtub.
  • High Speed Wifi (WLAN).

Your new neighbourhood.

The apartment is located in Kreuzberg/Neukölln, one of Berlins most up and coming areas. Nearby you'll find bars, coffee shops, restaurants and boutiques. In just 5 minutes by foot you reach Hermannplatz and in just 15 minutes you get to Alexanderplatz, from where you easily access all of Berlin.

At walking distance you also find the famous turkish market Maybach Ufer, where you can enyoy great shopping or just a great cup of coffee.

Your new bike

is handbuilt by myownbike.de and custom-painted with your new name. Of course, a helmet in matching colours is also included.

Your Berlin Welcome­Card

gives you free travels with the public transportation and free entrance to many of Berlins museums.

Your new language

is natürlich deutsch, so a 30 day intensive course in German is included in the prize.

Klaus-Heidis private German teacher:

2 domestic flights.

In order to discover your new country, you get free domestic flights to Frankfurt and Munich to use any time during your first year in Berlin.


Are you not Klaus-Heidi?

This offer is only available for the Swedish market and people living and traveling from Sweden.

It's ok, you get a Lufthansa discount anyway.

Choose between numerous destinations all over the globe.

  • Get a 200 SEK travel discount.

  • Give a friend a 200 SEK travel discount.

Want an even bigger discount? Change your name to Klaus-Heidi on Facebook.

Then you get a voucher worth 500 sek to use the next time you book a flight with Lufthansa. In addition, you get a sense of how friends and family would react if you changed your name in real life.

  1. Change your name to Klaus-Heidi on Facebook.
  2. Return to this page and click below.
  3. If you are Klaus-Heidi on Facebook your voucher code is displayed below.