Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany Lusaka


Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany


Achim Burkart, German Ambassador to Zambia and Special Representative to COMESA




+260 211 25 06 44


+260 211 25 40 14

Postal address

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, P.O. Box 50120, Lusaka, Zambia.


5219 Haile Selassie Avenue, Lusaka.

Opening hours

Office Hours
Monday through Thursday 07:30 to 16:00 hrs
Friday 07:30 to 13:30 hrs
except public holidays
Office Hours for Visitors Consular Service:
Monday through Thursday
except public holidays 09:00 to 11:00 hrs
Fridays closed.

In case of emergencies outside office hours (no visa consultations!), the Embassy can be reached at the following tel no.

+260 977 773 000

Culture and Press Section by appointment only
Development Cooperation Section  by appointment only 

The Embassy will be closed due to Holidays on:

Tuesday, 24 December 2019 Christmas Eve
Wednesday, 25 December 2019 Christmas Day
Thursday, 26 December 2019 Boxing Day
Tuesday, 31 December 2019  New Year’s Eve

Wednesday, 1 January 2020 New Year’s Day
Friday, 10 April 2020 Good Friday
Monday, 13 April 2020 Easter Monday
Friday, 1 May 2020 Labour Day
Friday, 8 May 2020 75. Anniversary of End of WW II
Monday, 1 June 2020 Whit Monday
Monday, 6 July 2020 Heroes Day
Tuessday, 7 July 2020 Unity Day
Thursday, 24 December 2020 Christmas Eve
Friday, 25 December 2020 Christmas Day
Thursday, 31 December 2020 New Year´s Eve
Friday, 1 January 2021 New Year’s Day

Administrative / consular district

Republic of Zambia



Contact the Embassy

Official language in the host country: English

Please note: Contact via satellite telephone or fax (Satcom) might incur higher costs.