Brandenburger Tor in Berlin

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?


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The German Consulate General in Dubai will introduce an electronic appointment management system starting 17 May 2015. As of 17 May, 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, which is already activated:


Previously agreed appointments will be honored. In all other consular matters (e.g. citizenship and notary acts), please, send an e-mail to duba%27%diplo%27%de,pass. In urgent matters (e.g. loss of passport) you may come and visit us without prior appointment.

Portrait of Günter Grass (1927 - 2015)

Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the death of Günter Grass

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier issued the following statement on the 13th of April in response to news that Günter Grass had passed away: In Günter Grass, Germany has lost one of its true greats today.

Arab Health 2015

From the 26th  to 29th of January 2015, Dubai hosted the 40th Arab Health which was officially opened by H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid al Maktoum, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai. More than 2.800 exhibitors from 60 different countries represented their medical and health care products at this important and well attended fair.

Visit of the Central Veterinary Research Laboratory (CVRL)

On 22nd January 2015, Consul General Stefan Gallon and his spouse visited the Central Veterinary Research Laboratory in Dubai under direction of Prof. Dr. Ulrich Wernery. Founded in 1985 by his HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, the Central Veterinary Research Laboratory (CVRL) is a Government diagnostic centre that provides testing and research facilities to the UAE and neighbouring countries.

Parliamentary State Secretary visits Intersec 2015

The Parliamentary State Secretary in the Federal Ministry for Economy and Commissioner of the Federal Government for Aviation and Space Industry, Brigitte Zypries, attended the opening ceremony of Intersec 2015 during her official visit in Dubai from 17 to 20 January 2015.

Important Information for Visa Applicants

With the introduction of the new Visa Information System from 2 October 2012, the German Consulate General Dubai has put together all the important information on its website. You are requested to read this infomation carefully and follow the procedures mentioned in order to apply for the visa. Please click on the following link

Events of the Consulate General

Here you will find information about recent events and activities of the German Consulate (delegation visits, trade fairs, receptions, etc.)

Research in Germany

Ideas and the results of research are the basis of Germany's successful export trade. The foundation of this success is a broad-based research network of universities, research establishments and the world of commerce.

Time and weather in Germany

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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                         

Visa and passport section

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

E-Mail: Contact for online appointments (Visa applications)

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

The Consulate


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


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

+971(0)4 349 8888
+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.

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
Phone: +9714 405 7515  Fax: +9714 331 3602
E-Mail: dlh%27%de,maria%27%amaral

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: