Welcome

Name

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

Head

Dr Thomas Fitschen, Ambassador 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

APPOINTMENTS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL CONSULAR SERVICES!

Please note: As the German Embassy can at present only offer limited consular services due to the ongoing situation regarding Coronavirus/Covid-19, we ask you to only book in for an appointment if your matter is time critical. We thank you for your understanding.

In case of an emergency after hours you can contact the German Consulate General in Sydney on mobile number: +61 412 359 826

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.

Consular and legal issues and emergencies 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

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

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

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

for visa and passport enquiries, on (02) 8302 4949 during the following times only:
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

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.)

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 & 1:00 pm - 3.00 pm, 
Friday: 8 am - 2 pm

In case of an emergency
In case of an emergency after office hours you can contact us on mobile number: +61 4 1235 9826.
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

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.

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.

Name

Honorary Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Melbourne

Head

Michael Richard Pearce SC, Honorary Consul General

Tel.

+61 3 96 42 80 88

Fax

+61 3 96 42 84 82

Postal address

Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany, Level 4, Suite 8, 118 Queen Street, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia.

Street

Level 4, Suite 8, 118 Queen Street, Melbourne VIC 3000.

Opening hours

Consultation at the office of the German Honorary Consul-General in Melbourne is strictly by appointment only.  We do not accept walk-ins.

You can reach us by phone weekdays from 8am to 3pm.

In case of an emergency (or outside the above mentioned hours) please contact the German Consulate General in Sydney.

Administrative / consular district

Victoria. Jurisdiction of the Consulate General in Sydney.

E-Mail

melbourne@hk-diplo.de

Name

Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany in Adelaide

Head

James Porter, Honorary Consul

Tel.

+61 8 82 24 06 82

Fax

+61 8 82 24 06 82

Postal address

Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany, PO Box 90 - Rundle Mall, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia.

Street

Suite 809, 147 Pirie Street, Adelaide, SA 5000.

Opening hours

Tuesday to Friday, 10.00 am - 1 pm.
Closed on Monday.

By appointment only!

Administrative / consular district

South Australia. Jurisdiction of the Consulate General in Sydney.

E-Mail

adelaide@hk-diplo.de

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

Name

Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany in Brisbane

Head

Prof Dr Michael Rosemann, Honorary Consul

Tel.

+61 7 32 21 78 19

Fax

+61 7 32 21 73 35

Postal address

German Consulate, 32/10 Eagle Street, Brisbane QLD 4000, Australia.

Street

Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany, Gold Tower, Level 32, 10 Eagle Street, Brisbane QLD 4000.

Opening hours

Office hours Monday - Friday 10.00 am till 1.00 p.m.

Appointments are required for all consular services. Please book an appointment online:
online booking system

Administrative / consular district

Southern Queensland. Jurisdiction of the Consulate General in Sydney.

E-Mail

brisbane@hk-diplo.de

The office will be closed on the following days:

01.01.2020 New Year’s Day
27.01.2020 Australia Day  
10.04.2020 Good Friday    
13.04.2020 Easter Monday
04.05.2020 Labour Day      
21.05.2020 Ascension Day     
01.06.2020 Pentecost 
14.08.2020 Ekka Holiday        
03.10.2020 Day of German Unity
05.10.2020 Queen's Birthday   
25.12.2020 Christmas Day
26.12.2020 Boxing Day

Name

Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany in Cairns

Head

Iris Indorato, Honorary Consul

Tel.

+61 7 40 41 53 44

Fax

+61 7 40 41 53 66

Postal address

Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany, Shop 11 The Conservatory, 12 Lake Street, Cairns, QLD 4870, Australia.

Street

Shop 11 The Conservatory, 12 Lake Street, Cairns, QLD 4870.

Opening hours

Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 am to 3 pm.
Please make an appointment!

Administrative / consular district

Northern Queensland, including the Torres-Strait Islands. The jurisdiction encompasses northern Queensland, down to the southern borders of the councils and shires of Mount Isa, Cloncurry, McKinlay, Richmond, Flinders, Dalrymple and Bowen. Jurisdiction of the Consulate General in Sydney.

E-Mail

cairns@hk-diplo.de

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

Name

Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany in Darwin

Head

Britta Decker, Honorary Consul

Tel.

+61 8 89 81 20 10

Mobile phone number

+61 4 17 87 59 01

Fax

+61 8 89 42 21 50

Postal address

Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany, GPO Box 1767, Darwin NT 0801, Australia.

Street

15 Cavenagh Street, Darwin CBC, NT 0800

Opening hours

By appointment only. Please call to arrange an appointment.

Administrative / consular district

Northern Territory. Jurisdiction of the Consulate General in Sydney.

E-Mail

darwin@hk-diplo.de

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

Name

Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany in Hobart

Head

David Shelley, Honorary Consul

Tel.

+61 3 62 35 51 12

Postal address

Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany, Level 2, 179 Murray St (RACT House), Hobart, TAS 7000

Street

Level 2, 179 Murray Street (RACT House), Hobart TAS 7000, Australia

Opening hours

By appointment only. Please arrange appointment by phone or e-mail.

Administrative / consular district

Tasmania. Jurisdiction of the Consulate General in Sydney.

E-Mail

hobart@hk-diplo.de; germany@consulhobart.com

Official Language: English

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

Name

Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany in Perth

Head

Dr. Gabriele Maluga, LL.B., Honorary Consul

Tel.

+61 (0) 8 6319 2870

Fax

+61 (0) 8 6319 2869

Postal address

Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany,

PO Box 5401

Dalkeith WA 6009

Australia

Street

22 Stirling Highway, Suite 4, Level 2

Nedlands WA 6009

Australia

Opening hours

Appointments required for all consular services. Please use our

online booking system

Administrative / consular district

Western Australia. Jurisdiction of the Consulate General in Sydney.

E-Mail

perth@hk-diplo.de

Note: higher charges may apply when contacting the office via satellite (satcom) phone or fax.

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