German Consulate General Kolkata

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GK Kalkutta

Consular Services

Please note that appointments related to Consular Services (for example German Passport, attestation of copies, blocked account, pension, Life certificates etc.) can only be scheduled currently via email and phone calls. Kindly do not book any appointment through the online booking System.

Send an email to rk-s1@kalk.diplo.de to book your appointments. Confirmation regarding the appointments will also be sent via above given E-mail. Kindly note: Above mentioned email id is strictly for consular services only and visa queries sent to this Email id will not be answered.

Mr. Manfred Auster, Consul-General

Manfred Auster, Consul-General

Guten Tag und willkommen! 

I am pleased to greet you on the homepage of the German Consulate-General in Kolkata.

Mr. Manfred Auster, Consul-General

Address, Opening Hours, Contact Details and Holiday List


German Consulate General Kolkata


Manfred Auster, Consul General


+91 33 24 79 11 41, +91 33 24 79 11 42, +91 2479 2150 +91 33 24 39 89 06


+91 33 24 79 30 28

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

You may contact the German Consulate Kolkata by filling out the relevant details in the Contact Form

Holiday list click here



Contact the German Consulate General Kolkata

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

Emergency Contact:
In case of emergency for German citizens within our consular district, we can be reached on the number +91-(0) 98310 16091 from Monday to Friday from 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm and on weekends and holidays from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm. Please note that the officer on duty will not be able to answer any visa questions.

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