Passport, Visa and Consular Services

For German citizens abroad we are the most important liaison to their home country in many legal aspects of life. We also provide some of these services for other nationals as well. Do you need a visa for Germany or a new passport? Are you looking for information on German citizenship or other legal matters, this site is a good place to start.


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.

Angebot von A-Z

Consular Service A-Z

Not found what you're looking for?  Here you will find all subjets in an alphabetical order

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German Passports

The following websites contain the most important information about German passports.

VIS - Visa Information System

Visa to Germany

Do I need a visa to go to Germany? If yes, what kind of visa do I need?

Consulate Finder

Two German Missions and ten Honorary Consuls throughout Australia offer consular services. Each Mission covers a specific geographic region. To find out which Mission can assist you, what the hours of operation are and how to reach it please use our interactive Consulate Finder.