Consular and Legal Affairs

To find out more about services rendered to German citizens including information for passport appclications, applications for German birth certificates etc., please visit the following pages (in German language only):

Consular and Legal Affairs

Please note that the German Embassy is only entitled to provide limited services. Certain official acts can only be provided by German authorities in Germany.

Appointments for consular assistance

The Consular Department will change the opening hours from 17 February 2014. It will then only be possible to come to the Consular Department after having booked an appointment online. This means that also applicants for passports, certified copies or translations amongst others have to book an appointment beforehand online: Book your appointment information on public services in Germany is the gateway to the services and online information of the German Federal Administration and other public agencies.

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)

+254-(0)20-4262 140
+254-(0)20-4262 129