Snow-covered mountain range in Saxon Switzerland, Saxony, Germany

Welcome to Germany!

In Germany, the "Land of Ideas", we place major emphasis on education, science, research and development. This makes Germany one of the most popular countries in which to study, as well as a site for state-of-the art research and patent development. With its high quality of life, good infrastructure and central location in Europe, Germany is one of the world's most attractive bases for business. Its beautiful urban and rural landscapes, combining age-old traditions and experimental modern culture, make a trip to Germany a unique experience.
Germany has something for everyone, so why not pay us a visit?

Important

 

The logo of the German OSCE Chairmanship in 2016

Germany will assume the Chairmanship of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) in January 2016 for a one year term

The German Government’s motto for the year is “renewing dialogue, rebuilding trust, restoring security”. The Government will thus seek to strengthen OSCE instruments and institutions, promote dialogue among the participating States and thereby rebuild trust in Europe.
Further information is available on the following websites:

Morocco to be first African partner country at premier agribusiness trade fair

90 years of International Green Week – Morocco to be first African partner country at premier agribusiness trade fair

In the coming year, International Green Week Berlin looks back on a 90‑year history. It will mark that remarkable anniversary from 15 to 24 January in collaboration with a special partner country. Morocco is the first African state to become a partner country of the world’s most important agriculture, nutrition and horticulture exhibition.

Reception - 25 Years of German Unity

This year's reception on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of German Unity took place at the Palace Hotel - providing with its oriental touch the perfect atmosphere for the 600 guests who attended the event.  Not only the German community, but also representatives of the UAE and members of the International community had the opportunity to exchange their reviews of this historical milestone in our history.

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Deutsche Welle Traineeship

The DW editorial traineeship is paid, with a gross starting salary of approx. 1,600 Euros per month. As full-time employees, DW trainees are automatically eligible for German public health insurance. As our trainees move to Germany from abroad, we assist them at every step of the visa process.

Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Message from Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs, on 3 October 2015

Twenty-five years of German unity. 3 October 2015 is an occasion for us Germans to celebrate, but also to look back with gratitude.Back when the Helsinki Final Act was signed 40 years ago, we Germans and our neighbours were already witnessing the advent of a new era in European relations. Together we hoped for stability and peace. The process of détente between East and West paved the way towards ending the Cold War.

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UAE - Schengen visa waiver agreement

On 6 May 2015, the United Arab Emirates and the member states of the Schengen zone signed the visa waiver agreement allowing UAE nationals to travel without a visa requirement to any member state of the Schengen zone for up to 90 uninterrupted days within a 180 day period.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

The German Consulate General in Dubai has implemented an electronic appointment management system. Appointments for passport applications, birth registrations and other registrar matters as well as attestations and notarizations (e.g. documents and signatures) can only be made through the following link:

Newly constructed premises of the German International School in Dubai

On Saturday, 06 September 2015, the newly constructed school buildings of the German International School in Academic City opened its doors to an "informal open day" to whom the Principal of the school invited all the parents, students and staff members. The visitors had the opportunity to visit the school grounds (indoors and outdoors) and were impressed by the generosity of the buildings and class rooms.

Events of the Consulate General

Here you will find information about the activities and events of the Consulate.

Time and weather in Germany

Berlin:
21:19:37 3 °C
Deutscher Wetterdienst

Contact details

Where to find us, how to contact us!

Visa and passport section

mobile number for emergencies only (strictly no visa enquiries):
+971(0)50 6504 134                         

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Visa and passport section
Address

Jumeirah I, Street 8A
(close to Dubai Zoo)
P.O. Box 2247
Dubai/UAE

E-Mail: Contact

Phone:
+971(04) 3024 360 (11.00 to 12.00 Sunday to Thursday)
Fax:
+971(0)4 349 5050

The Consulate

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mobile n° +971(0)50 6504 134                          
(Emergency only, no visa informations)

Address

Jumeirah I, Street 14 A
(behind Dubai Zoo)
P.O. Box 2247
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
E-Mail: Contact

Phone:
+971(0)4 349 8888
Fax:
+971(0)4 349 5050

Consul General Stefan Gallon

Since end of July 2014, the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Dubai is represented by Stefan Gallon.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

The German Consulate General in Dubai has implemented an electronic appointment management system. Appointments for passport applications, birth registrations and other registrar matters as well as attestations and notarizations (e.g. documents and signatures) can only be made through the following link:

New version of “Facts about Germany” – in 19 languages

Facts about Germany

“Facts about Germany” has everything you need to know about Germany today. How the political system works. The guidelines that define foreign policy. The special characteristics of the economy. What is new in art and culture. The new website features articles, background information, images, charts, films and lots of other modules. Focussing on these and many other topics, besides – in no less than 19 languages. On top of which, all the “Facts” can be downloaded as an e-paper.

The German - Emirati Joint Council for Industry and Commerce is the only official institution authorised by the German Federal Government and the DIHK to promote bilateral trade and industry relations between Germany and the UAE. 

German National Tourist Board

Germany - The travel destination
German National Tourist Office in Dubai
Contact person: Mrs. Maria Amaral
World Trade Center, 15th floor
P.O. Box 9224

Dubai - United Arab Emirates
E-Mail: dlh%27%de,maria%27%amaral
Website: www.germany.travel

Protection of privacy in the digital age

Two business men shaking hands

Germany and Brazil have sponsored a joint resolution initiative on more effective protection of privacy in the digital age at the United Nations in New York. Foreign Minister Westerwelle issued the following statement on this: