German Consulate General Chennai

Welcome to the German Consulate General in Chennai !
The Consulate's area of consular jurisdiction covers the states of Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Telangana and the Union Territory of Puducherry.

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Michaela Küchler, Consul General

Designate Consul General Michaela Küchler

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Our aim: To strengthen economic, scientific and cultural ties between Germany and South India. Let’s tackle common challenges to create liveable cities, contain climate change and advance feminist policies.

Michaela Küchler, Consul General


Address and Opening hours


German Consulate General Chennai


Michaela Küchler, Consul General


No. 9 Boat Club Road, R.A. Puram, Chennai 600028, Tamil Nadu

Postal address

Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany, P.O. Box 3110, Chennai 600 028, India

Administrative / consular district

States of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Union Territory of Puducherry.

Opening hours

Monday - Thursday 07.30 to 15.15 hrs
Friday 07.30 to 13.30 hrs


Items not permitted within the Embassy premises.
Items not permitted within the Embassy premises.© German Foreign Office
It is not permitted to carry any mobile electronic devices, cameras, luggage, weapons and/or any dangerous objects inside the premises of the Consulate.



+91 44 24 30 16 00


+91 44 24 34 92 93


Accessibility : Limited access to the building on a wheelchair.

Visitors of the Consular and Legal Department (incl. Passport and Visa Section) are kindly requested to schedule an appointment prior to their visit to the German Consulate General.

Holidays 2024

Note on barrier-free access

Cases of Emergency:

If you would like to report an emergency, you can reach the Officer on Duty after office hours using the following mobile number: (+91) 7358 799550

(Monday-Thursday 16:30-22:00, Friday 13:30 – 22:00, Saturday, Sunday and Holidays 09:00 – 22:00)

This number is to be used only in case of an emergency involving German citizens !

Visa enquiries of foreign nationals do not qualify as an emergency and cannot be processed

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