Contact and Opening Hours

15.10.2018 - Article

Embassy and Opening Hours

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany
90-92 Hobson St
6011 Wellington 


email: info@wellington.diplo.de

or use our contact form

Tel.: +64 4 473 6063
Fax: +64 4 473 6069

Postal Address:
Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany
P.O. Box 1687
Wellington 6140
Find our location HERE

The German Embassy will be closed on the following days in 2019 :

6. Februar 2019                      Waitangi Day

8.March 2019                         Internationaler Frauentag / International Women's Day

19. April 2019                         Karfreitag  / Good Friday

22. April 2019                         Ostermontag / Easter Monday

25. April 2019                         ANZAC Day

3. Juni 2019                            Queen’s Birthday

10. Juni 2019                          Pfingstmontag / Whit Monday

3. Oktober 2019                     Tag der Deutschen Einheit / Day of German Unity

28. Oktober 2019                   Labour Day

24. Dezember 2019                Heiligabend / Christmas Eve

25. Dezember 2019                1. Weihnachtsfeiertag / Christmas Day

26. Dezember 2019                2. Weihnachtsfeiertag / Boxing Day

31. Dezember 2019                Silvester / New Year's Eve


Opening hours of the  German Embassy

The German  Embassy can be contacted by phone
Monday to Thursday
from 7.30am to 4.30pm
Friday from 7.30am to 3pm

Visa applications and passport applications by appointment only

Please book your appointment

For other consular matters:

Monday to Friday
from 10:45 am to 12pm
or by appointment

How to reach us in case of an emergency

In case of an after-hours emergency - requiring immediate attention - the duty officer of the Embassy can be contacted on 0064 21 651 987. This number can also be used for text messages (SMS). This emergency service is available on weekdays from close of business until 12.00 midnight local time and on weekends and public holidays from 8.00 a.m. to 12.00 midnight local time. Please note that the duty officer will NOT deal with visa enquiries.

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