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Address and opening times

Time difference to Germany: Summer: + 3,5 hours,   Winter: + 4,5 hours

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Name

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

Head

Jörn Rohde, extraordinary and plenipotentiary Ambassador

Town

Colombo

Tel.

+94 11 258 04 31

Mobile phone number

ONLY in case of EMERGENGY after working hours: (0094) 77-734 42 83, also via SMS - No visa matters will be answered!

Fax

+94 11 258 04 40

Postal address

40, Alfred House Avenue

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, P.O. Box 658, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Street

40, Alfred House Avenue, Colombo 3.

Country

Sri Lanka

Opening hours

Monday to Thursday  7.30 am - 4.00 pm,   Friday  7.30 am - 1.00 pm

Authentications (signatures, blocked accounts, etc.)  Monday to Thursday   8.00 am - 9.30 am

Passports and National Visa:   Monday to Thursday   8.00 am - 11.30 am (by appointment only)

Schengen Visa:  By appointment only!     Please contact Link VFS

Please note that the Embassy closes half hour earlier during May and June.


Please note that the Embassy is closed on the following public Holidays:

New Year

Monday

  1st January

National Day Sri Lanka

Sunday

  4th February

Good Friday

Friday

30th March

Easter Monday

Monday

  2nd April

Sinhala & Tamil New Year

Friday

13th April

Vesak Full Moon Poya Day

Monday

30th April

May Day

Tuesday

  1st May

Ascension of Christ

Thursday

10th May

Whit Monday

Monday

21st May

German National Day

Wednesday

  3rd October

Christmas Eve

Monday

24th December

Christmas Day

Tuesday

25th December

2nd Day of Christmas

Wednesday

26th December

New Year’s Eve

Monday

31st December

Holidays 2018



Administrative / consular district

Sri Lanka and Maldives

Departments

Consular- & Visa Section:
43, Temple Lane
Colombo 3 - Sri Lanka

FAX: +94 (0) 11 250 41 04

The Visa and Consular Section is accessible to people with disabilities.

Telephone hours: Tuesday & Thursday  2.00 pm - 3.30 pm - Please note that enquiries pertaining to the status of visa applications cannot be entertained during telephone hours.

For general enquiries regarding visa applications please carefully read the information provided on this website before calling the Visa Section!

Languages

German, English

Website

http://www.colombo.diplo.de

E-mail contact form to the Embassy

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