Consular Opening Hours
The Embassy remains closed on Saturday and Sunday and on Public Holidays.
Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany
Dr Thomas Fitschen, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Australia
+61 2 62 70 19 11
Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, 119 Empire Circuit, Yarralumla, ACT 2600, Australia.
119 Empire Circuit, Yarralumla, ACT 2600.
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 emergencyIn 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.
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 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).
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.
Dear visitors,Your security is our concernEvery 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.