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Address & Opening Times

Name

German Embassy Canberra

Head

Dr Anna Elisabeth Prinz, German Ambassador to Australia

Tel.

+61 2 62 70 19 11

Fax

+61 2 62 70 19 51

Postal address

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, 119 Empire Circuit, Yarralumla, ACT 2600, Australia.

Street

119 Empire Circuit, Yarralumla, ACT 2600.

Administrative / consular district

Jurisdiction: Australia, Nauru, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu.

Consular Jurisdiction: Australian Capital Territory (ACT) only.

The Head of Mission in Australia, with the office located in Canberra, is also the accredited Ambassador to Nauru, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu.

The Embassy only provides emergency assistance (with the exception of the ACT). Consular and legal issues are the responsibility of the Consul General in Sydney. (See Information on the Consul General in Sydney site).

Website

http://www.canberra.diplo.de

Contact the German Embassy

Official language in the host country: English (also applies to Nauru, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu). Vanuatu: additional language French

Note: Higher charges may apply when contacting the Embassy via satellite (Satcom) phone or fax.

Name

Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Sydney

Head

Peter Silberberg, Consul General

Tel.

+61 2 83 02 49 00 (not for passport and visa enquiries, see below)

Fax

+61 2 83 02 49 40

Postal address

Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany, Level 17, 100 William St, Sydney (Woolloomooloo), NSW 2011, Australia.

Street

Level 17, 100 William St, Sydney (Woolloomooloo), NSW 2011.

Opening hours

APPOINTMENTS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL CONSULAR SERVICES!
Please refer to the
online booking system

Our consular departement is open on Monday, Wednesday and Friday between 09:00 and 12:00 as well as on Tuesday and Thursday between 08:00 and12:00.

Telephone

For visa and passport enquiries, you can call us on (02) 8302 4900 during the following times only:
Tuesday from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Wednesday from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Thursday from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

For enquiries about short-term Schengen visa for travellers, please call VFS Global:
(02) 9252 1152 (Mon - Fri, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.)

For general enquiries, please contact the switchboard on 
Tel.: (02) 8302 4900
during the following opening hours: 
Monday to Thursday: 8 am - 12.30 pm & 2:30 pm - 4.15 pm, 
Friday: 8 am - 2 pm

In case of an emergency
In case of an emergency after hours you can contact us on mobile number: +61 412 359 826

Administrative / consular district

New South Wales and Queensland;
in charge of legal and consular affairs for all Australian states and territories (except for ACT) and the Islands of Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Nauru.

Website

http://www.sydney.diplo.de

Contact the Consulate General Sydney

Security

Dear visitors,
Your security is our concern
Every visitor has to undergo a security screening upon arrival.
Luggage, electronical devices as well as potentially dangerous items are not allowed to be taken into the chancery.
Mobile phones are to be handed over to our security personnel and will be returned to you after the appointment.
Food and drinks (except water) are not allowed to be brought onto the premises.
Failure to comply with these conditions may result in denial of entry.

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