German Consulate General Chennai


German Consulate General Chennai


Karin Stoll, Consul General


+91 44 24 30 16 00


+91 44 24 34 92 93

Postal address

Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany, P.O. Box 3110, Chennai 600 028, India


No. 9 Boat Club Road, R.A. Puram,  Chennai 600028, Tamil Nadu

Opening hours

Monday – Thursday 07.30 to 15.15 hrs
Friday 07.30 to 13.30 hrs


Items not permitted within the Embassy premises.
Items not permitted within the Embassy premises.© German Foreign Office

It is not permitted to carry any mobile electronic devices, cameras, luggage, weapons and/or any dangerous objects inside the premises of the Consulate.

Administrative / consular district

States of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana  and Union Territory of  Puducherry.


Contact the German Consulate General Chennai

Accessibility : Limited access to the building on a wheelchair.

Visitors of the Consular and Legal Department (incl. Passport and Visa Section) are kindly requested to schedule an appointment prior to their visit to the German Consulate General.

Holiday List 2020:

01.01.2020  Wednesday  New Year

15.01.2020  Wednesday  Pongal

26.01.2020  Sunday         Republic Day

08.03.2020  Sunday          International Women’s Day

10.04.2020  Friday            Good Friday

13.04.2020 Monday          Easter Monday

01.05.2020  Friday             Labour Day

08.05.2020  Friday             75th Anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe

01.06.2020  Monday         Whit Monday

15.08.2020  Saturday         Independence Day

03.10.2020  Saturday        Day of German Unity

14.11.2020  Saturday        Deepavali

24.12.2020  Thursday       Christmas Eve

25.12.2020  Friday            Christmas

26.12.2020  Saturday        Christmas

31.12.2020  Thursday        New Year’s Eve

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Cases of Emergency:

If you would like to report an emergency, you can reach the Officer on Duty after office hours using the following mobile number: (+91) 7358 799550

This  number is to be used only in case of an emergency involving German citizens!

Visa enquiries of foreign nationals do not qualify as an emergency and cannot be processed