Welcome

Name

German Embassy

Head

Roland Schäfer, Ambassador

Town

Kathmandu

Tel.

+977 1 441 27 86, +977 1 441 65 27, +977 1 441 68 32, +977 1 441 66 55

Fax

+49-30-1817-67212

Postal address

Gyaneshwor Marg 690

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, P.O. Box 226, Kathmandu, Nepal.

Street

Gyaneshwor, Kathmandu.

P.O. Box

POB 226

Country

Nepal

Opening hours

in general:
    Mo-Fri 9:00-11:30 AM or by appointment

for visa matters:
    submission of visa applications Mo-Fri 9:00-11:30 AM
    visa-collection                            Mo, Wed 2:00-3:00 PM
                                                      Fri 12:00-1:00 PM

for consular matters other than visa applications

e.g. certification of documents:
     Tue, Thu 08:00-08:30 AM

for opening a blocked account:
     Tue 2:00-2:30 PM

for collection of documents concerning blocked account:
     Thu 2:00-2:30 PM

for German passports and urgent matters of German citizens:
     Mon-Fri 9:00-11:30 AM


How to Reach us in Case of Emergency:
Out of office hours and on weekends and holidays there is an emergency service which can be reached by the phone numbers: +977 9851137942 (Nepali) and +977 9851137943 (English, German). Please note that the emergency service office cannot handle visa matters, these can only be dealt with during our regular office hours.

Administrative / consular district

Nepal

Website

http://www.kathmandu.diplo.de

Contact the Embassy

Official languages of local authorities: Nepali, Englisch

Please note: If you are using a telephone- or fax-Connection via sattelite (Satcom) higher charges might occur. 

Please note that our Embassy is closed on the following

2019

This year our Embassy will remain closed between the 21st December 2019 and 1st January 2020. The Emergency phone line will be open duringthat time. Please be aware that visa inquiries are no emergency.

daymonthweek day
name of holiday
1January
TuesdayNew Year's Day
8March
FridayInternat. Women's Day
19April
FridayGood Friday
22April
MondayEaster Monday
1May
WednesdayLabour Day
10June
MondayWhit Monday
19September
ThursdayConstitution Day
3October
ThursdayGerman National Day
7October
MondayDashain /Maha Nawami
8October
TuesdayDashain /Vijaya Dashami 
27October
SundayTihar/Laxmi Puja
29October
TuesdayTihar /Bhai Tika 
24December
MondayChristmas Eve
25December
WednesdayChristmas day
26December
ThursdayChristmas day
31December
MondayNew Year's Eve

2020

daymonthweek dayname of holiday
1JanuaryWednesdayNew Year's Day
10April FridayGood Friday
13April MondayEaster Monday
1MayFridayLabour Day
8MayFriday75th Anniversary End of WW2 (public holiday only in 2020)
1JuneMondayWhit Monday
26OctoberMondayDashain /Vijaya Dashami 
17NovemberTuesdayTihar /Bhai Tika 
24DecemberThursdayChristmas Eve
25DecemberFridayChristmas day
31DecemberThursdayNew Year's Eve

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