Opening hours, location & holidays

Opening hours


Consular section: 

NEW: Access to the Consular Section is by appointment only.

online-appointment


Visa section: on appointment only
Access to the visa section is striclty on appointment. For visa applications, please follow our visa procedures and get your appointment on-line.

To the visa procedures


Visa/passport collection
Visa and/or passports of visa applicants can only be collected on Wednesday between 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. Alternatively, visa and/or passports can be sent to you through G4S courier service at a small fee. A G4S service point is available at the Embassy (open from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 noon). Delivery usually takes 1 to 2 working days. For your convenience, we recommend you use the courier service.

Please note:
Due to security reasons no electronic devices (mobile phones, cameras, laptops etc.) are allowed on our premises. All electronic devices will have to be left at the main gate reception.

Public holidays 2017/2018

The Embassy will remain closed on the following days in 2017/2018:

Tue
12 December
Jamhuri Day
Sun
24 December
Christmas Eve
Mon
25 December
1st Christmas Day
Tue
26 December
2nd Christmas Day
Sun
31 December
New Year's Eve
Mo
1 January
New Year Day
Fr
30 March
Good Friday
Mon
2 April
Easter Monday
Tue
1 May
Labor Day
Thu
10 May
Ascension of Christ
Mon
21 May
Whit Monday
Fr
1 JuneMadaraka Day
Wed
3 October
German Unity Day
Sat
20 October
Mashujaa Day
Wed
12 December
Jamhuri Day
Mon
24 December
Christmas Eve
Tue
25 December
1st Christmas Day
Wed
26 December
2nd Christmas Day
Mon
31 December
New Year's Eve

Opening hours, location & holidays

German Embassy Nairobi

Contact us:

German Embassy Nairobi

Please note: separate contacts for the visa section

Address

German Embassy
113 Riverside Drive
P.O. Box 30180
00100 Nairobi - Kenia

Phone:
+254-(0)20-4262 100
+254-(0)20-2605 601/602/619*
*Callers from Nairobi: please also dial the city code (020)
Mobile:
+254-(0)727 667 474
Fax:
+254-(0)20-4262 129

Visa Section

Visa appointments can only be obtained online. Appointments cannot be made by phone.

Online visa appointment
Visa regulations

Kindly note that all visa inquiries must be directed to the below-mentioned e-mail address. Please do not use the contact form for visa inquiries.

Telephone service (information only) of the visa section:
Tue and Thu 15:00-16:00 hrs (local time)
(Summer CET + 1h, Winter CET + 2h)

Phone:
+254-(0)20-4262 140
Fax:
+254-(0)20-4262 129 or +49-(0)30-1817 67246

Consular Section

For visa information please see the point "Contact Visa Section".

Access to the Consular Section is by appointment only.

online appointment

Telephone service (information only):
Tue and Thu 15:00-16:00 hrs (Kenya)
(Summer CET + 1h, Winter CET + 2h)

Phone:
+254-(0)20-4262 140
Fax:
+254-(0)20-4262 129

Honorary Consul Sechelles

Please note that Honorary Consuls have a limited scope of action and can only perform certain official acts.

Address

Ms. Kerstin Henri
The Centre for Environment and Education
Nature Seychelles - Roch Caiman
P.O. Box 1310
Victoria - Mahe - Seychelles

Phone:
+248-(0)4601 100
+248-(0)4601 101
Mobile:
+248-2718 350 (emergencies only)