German Consulate General Kolkata

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The Consulate's area of consular jurisdiction covers the states of West Bengal, Bihar, Odisha, Jharkhand, Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Tripura, Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh

Willkommen beim Deutschen Generalkonsulat Kalkutta

Barbara Voss, Consul General

Consul General, Barbara Voss

Nomoshkar and Welcome!

Our team is committed to strengthening economic, cultural and scientific ties between Germany and East/North East India. People here are hardworking, very skilled and extremely friendly and supportive.

Let's inspire each other and work together for a greener future, against climate change and for the rights of marginalised groups and more diversity in the framework of Feminist Foreign Policy.

Barbara Voss, Consul General

Address, Opening Hours, Contact Details and Holiday List


German Consulate General Kolkata


Barbara Voss, Consul General

Postal address

Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany, 1 Hastings Park Road, Alipore, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700 027.

Administrative / consular district

The states of West Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura belong to the consular area of the German Consulate General Kolkata.


Visa and Consular Section

Visitors of the Consular and Legal Department need to schedule an appointment prior to their visit to the German Consulate General.

Submission of visa application

Only with prior appointment

Collection of issued visa
Monday - Thursday: 14:00 - 14:30 hrs

​​​​​​​Holiday list click here



+91 33 24 79 11 42

Emergency number outside opening hours

+91-(0) 98310 16091 (for German citizens only, no visa requests, timings: Mon - Fri: 4:00pm -10:00pm, weekend/holidays: 08:00am -10:00pm)


+91 33 24 79 30 28


Note on barrier-free access

Accessibility: Limited access to the visa and the main building on a wheelchair.

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