Welcome

Address & Opening Times

Name

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

Head

Dr Markus Ederer, Ambassador-designate of the Federal Republic of Germany to Australia

Tel.

+61 2 62 70 19 11

Postal address

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

Street

119 Empire Circuit, Yarralumla, ACT 2600.

Opening hours

Monday to Thursday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm; Friday from 8:00am to 2:00pm

APPOINTMENTS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL CONSULAR SERVICES!

In case of an emergency
In case of an emergency after office hours you can contact us on mobile number: +61 4 1235 9826. Please be aware that this number is not operational during office hours.
For questions in connection with COVID-19 please first read the information on our website and only call if your question is not answered and it is an urgent emergency.

Administrative / consular district

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

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.

Consular Jurisdiction: Australian Capital Territory (ACT) only.

The Embassy offers a limited range of consular services: passports and German ID cards, some notarizations and authentication of signatures and photocopies.

Other consular and legal issues as well as emergencies are handled by The Consulate General Sydney. (See Information on The Consulate General Sydney site).

Website

http://www.canberra.diplo.de

Contact the German Embassy

For all visa enquiries please contact the German Consulate General in Sydney.

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.

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.

Name

Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Sydney

Head

Axel Zeidler, Consul General

Tel.

+61 2 83 02 49 00

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

Opening hours of the Consular Section:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 08:30 am – 12.00 pm
Tuesday and Thursday: 08:00 – 12:00 pm

Telephone

You will find information on a wide range of our services on this website. Please check the website first to find the information you are looking for.

If you still have further questions or require more information you can call us

Monday to Thursday: 8 am - 12.30 pm & 1:15 pm - 3.00 pm, 
Friday: 8 am - 2 pm

or send an enquiry via our contact form

exception: For enquiries about short-term Schengen visa for travellers, please call VFS Global:
(02) 8278 4527 (Mon - Fri, 9 a.m. -5 p.m.)

In case of an emergency
In case of an emergency after office hours you can contact us on mobile number: +61 4 1235 9826. Please be aware that this number is not operational during office hours.
For questions in connection with COVID-19 please first read the information on our website and only call if your question is not answered and it is an urgent emergency.

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.

Every visitor has to thoroughly wash hands before entry into the waiting room.
Failure to comply with these conditions may result in denial of entry.

Top of page