German Consulate General Sydney

Welcome to the Consulate General Sydney!

GK William Street

Address and opening times


Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Sydney


Peter Silberberg, Consul General


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


+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.


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

Opening hours

Please refer to the
online booking system

Our consular department 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.


For visa and passport enquiries, you can call us on (02) 8302 4949 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) 8278 4527 (Mon - Fri, 9 a.m. -5 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.



Contact the Consulate General Sydney


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.

Consul General Peter Silberberg

GK Silberberg
» Consular services are at the heart of the work of the Consulate General Sydney. I am also looking forward to helping to shape the cultural, economic and scientific ties between Australia and Germany. « Consul General Peter Silberberg
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