Please refer to the respective section of your competent German Mission for contact information and services available.
Please keep in mind the time difference between India and Germany (+3 1/2 hours in summer and +4 1/2 hours in winters).
Outside of opening hours, an emergency service can be reached in cases of emergency related to German nationals. Please refer to the telephone number in the contact information of your competent German Mission.
This number is to be dialed only in case of emergency involving German citizens!
Visa or other enquiries of foreign nationals do not qualify as an emergency and cannot be processed.
The German Embassy and our four Consulates General in India continue to constantly balance between health protection of our staff as well as of our customers on the one side and providing as much consular and visa services as we can under those conditions on the other side.
The consular sections at the Embassy and the Consulates General are open for assistance in emergencies and for application and collection of German passports. Please contact your competent Mission to make an appointment in advance.
Walter J. Lindner, German Ambassador to India
After traveling to India as a 20-year-old with a backpack and a lot of time, the country and its people have remained close to my heart. Everything has come full circle and now I can intensify the very close relations between our two countries.Walter J. Lindner, German Ambassador to India