Relocation of the CG Sydney

The German Consulate General Sydney moves offices on 11 September 2015. The new address is: Level 17, 100 William St, Sydney (Woolloomooloo) NSW 2011

Important Notice for Visa Applicants from Papua New Guinea
Due to the closure of the Consular Section of the Embassy of France in Port Moresby, as of 31.07.2015, applications for Schengen Visas for travel to Germany can currently not be processed.
Therefore applications for Schengen Visas with main destination Germany may be lodged either at the German Consulate General Sydney, at the German Embassy Jakarta or at the Office of the Honorary Consul in Bali.
If you wish to apply in Sydney, please book an appointment in advance, using the following link: Appointment with Sydney
Further information regarding the application process will be available in due course.
In the interim please direct your enquiries to the German Consulate General Sydney.

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The Office of the Honorary Consul in Perth is Moving

Important Notice The Office of the Honorary Consul is moving and will be closed from 07.10. until 09.10.2015. NEW CONTACT DETAILS AS OF 12.10.2015:


Press Release: Implementation of a Germany - Australia Advisory Group

The deputy spokeswoman of the Federal Government Christiane Wirtz informs: German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott have established the Germany-Australia Advisory Group. In order to strengthen bilateral cooperation and a common understanding on important issues regarding the Asia-Pacific region the group will make recommendations to both governments later this year. The Advisory Group will be led by the Minister of State of the Federal Foreign Office, Professor Maria Böhmer and the Australian Finance Minister, Mathias Cormann. The group is composed of German and Australian members, 15 in total, with a background in politics, economics, science and culture. The first meeting will take place in Berlin in July 2015.

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Working, training and studying in Germany

Germany is an attractive immigration destination. This country is open to qualified professionals, students and researchers moving here from all over the world. 


Working in the Ruhr region

The Ruhr region has long ranked amongst the most significant economic centres in Europe. With its traditionell coal and steel centered industries no longer providing a viable foundation for the future, the Ruhr region is now reestablishing itself with new economic focus.

Training - Made in Germany

iMOVE: Training - Made in Germany

iMOVE is an initiative of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research to promote and facilitate global business and co-operation between German training providers and international public and private organisations. iMOVE is a section of the Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training, providing collaboration opportunities and helping to establish contacts with high-ranking officials and individuals from the education sector. 

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With DW-app ready for the digital future

The DW app provides you with the information you need to shape and understand your world - quick, direct, uncomplicated and completely ad-free right in your hands. Get unbiased, international news and information on the world’s most pressing issues.

Special feature on “25 years of German unity” in the current issue of DE Magazin Deutschland

The special feature on “25 years of German unity” in the current issue of DE Magazin Deutschland and the corresponding dossier on the website do not only present background articles and interviews looking back on what has been achieved, but also and above all they focus on the present in Germany today.

Become a Medical Doctor in Germany

Becoming a Medical Doctor in Germany

Germany’s excellent healthcare system is reliant on excellent doctors. The country develops many health industry professionals itself, but there are opportunities for non-Germans to become a doctor in Germany.