German Consulate General Karachi
Consul General Rüdiger Lotz
Consul General Rüdiger Lotz
Karachi is not only the economic center of Pakistan, but a vibrant bustling metropolis full of culture, diversity and dynamism. From this wonderful place, we want to further develop the relations between our two countries in the coming years!
Adress, opening hours and contact
92-A/7, Block 5, Clifton, Karachi, Pakistan.
Administrative / consular district
Provinces Sindh und Balochistan
DUE TO THE CURRENT SITUATION THE CONSULATE WILL STAY CLOSED TODAY, WEDNESDAY, 10-05-2023.
All appointments will be postponed to an early date, you do not have to contact the Consulate, appointments will be sent out to registered email addresses.
The Consulate will be closed on the following German bank holidays
18-05-2023 Ascencion Day
29-05-2023 Whit Monday
Monday - Thursday
7:30 am - 3:15 pm
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
Opening hours of the visa and consular section
Please note that wearing a face mask is mandatory for entering the visa section
Submission of visa applications:
As per appointment only.
If no appointment is available the maximum limit of possible appointments is reached.
Appointment requests via email can not be answered.
Visa appointments booked via the system are free of charge. Only charges will be the visa fees at the counter.
Please be aware of people selling you appointments as these might be considered as fraud!
Collection of passports:
Monday - Thursday 01:30 p.m. -03:15 p.m.
Submission of missing documents:
Monday - Thursday 01:30 pm - 03:15 p.m.
Visa inquiries by telephone via +92 21 35 82 15 96 ONLY
Tuesday and Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 noon
Please note that visa enquiries by telephone will only be answered during the times and over the number indicated above.
The Consulate is conditionally accessible to people with disabilities. In case you require special assistance, please contact us.
For emergency cases involving German nationals in Pakistan (and strictly only for those, under no circumstances in visa matters!)
You may contact the duty officer under one of the following numbers via phone
+92-334-05 80 589
+92-333-13 16 168
For technical reasons one of the a.m. numbers may be switched off, in this case please dial the other number.
Calls regarding visa matters will not be answered!
In 2023, the German Consulate General Karachi is closed on the following German and Pakistani holidays:
Sunday, 01 January
Friday, 07 April
Monday, 10 April
Friday, 21 April
|Monday, 01 May||Labor Day|
Thursday, 18 May
Monday, 29 May
|Thursday, 29 June||Eid-ul-Azha|
|Friday, 30 June||Eid-ul-Azha|
|Monday, 14 August||Pakistani Independence Day|
Tuesday, 03 October
Day of German Unity
|Monday, 25 December||Christmas Day|
Tuesday, 26 December
*depending on moon