Urlaub am Strand von Warnemünde

Welcome to the German Embassy in Harare!

Consular and visa information

You are planning to travel to Germany? As a Zimbabwean citizen, you will need a visa. This website guides you through the application process and allows you to download the application forms and requirements.

German Lessons in Harare

Every Friday afternoon, the German School in Harare offers German lessons for children and teenagers, for beginners and advanced. New students are always welcome. For 2016, we are looking for new teachers.

Meet modern Germany, be informed and enjoy stories about Germany and Africa. The German Information Centre Africa (GIC) is online under www.gicafrica.diplo.de. To stay updated you can subscribe to the GIC RSS-feeds or the newsletter or join the GIC fans on Facebook.

A goal-shot by Olic

International DFB Coaching Course

In the autumn of 2015 the German Football Association (DFB) will organise a three-week course for football coaches. This course, which will be conducted at the Sportschule Hennef near Bonn on behalf of the Federal Foreign Office, includes 50 percent theory and is held in English.

Wojtek Czyz runs during a training session of the German athletics team in London

Academy for Foreign Coaches - Track & Field Coaching Diploma

One of the most important long term measures undertaken by the DLV for the promotion of athletics in developing countries was to set up the Academy for Foreign Coaches in co-operation with the Univers...

Germany Trade and Invest

Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI)

Germany Trade and Invest is the foreign trade and inward investment agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. Germany Trade and Invest’s mission is to promote Germany as a location for industrial and technological investments and to identify investors for the German market.

Weather forecast - midday, local time (all data without guarantee)

28 °C

Time and weather in Germany

14:34:56 22 °C
Deutscher Wetterdienst

Appointment System for Visa and Passport Applications

VIS - Visa Information System

Please click on the link below to book your appointment!

Opening hours and contact details for the German Embassy in Harare

Official opening times and contact details

07:30 - 17:00 hrs
07:30 - 16:20 hrs
07:30 - 15:00 hrs

30 Ceres Road 



+263-772 568 343 (Please note that this number should only be called in emergency situations of a German citizen!)
+263-4-303455 or +49-30-181767206

Visa and Consular Section

Time (Monday-Friday)
09.00-11.00 hrs
Visa applications - by appointment
11.00-11.30 hrs
Passport applications - by appointment
11.30-12.00 hrs
Passport collection, legalisations etc. - WITHOUT APPOINTMENT
14.00-16.00 hrs
Telephone hours
14.00-16.00 hrs
Appointments for groups from 7 persons

+263-4-308655 (14-16 hrs only)
+263-4-303455 or +4930 1817 67206

The embassy will be closed because of public holidays on:

01 January (New Year's Day)

03 April (Good Friday)

06 April (Easter Monday)

18 April (Independence Day)

01 May (Workers' Day)

25 May (Africa Day + Whit Monday)

10 August (Heroes' Day)

11 August (Defence Forces Day)

03 October (German Unity Day)

24 December (Christmas Eve)

25 December (Christmas Day)

26 December (Day of Goodwill)

31 December (New Year's Eve)

The Ambassador

Ulrich Klöckner has started his duties as German Ambassador on 10 October 2013.

The Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs

Federal Foreign Minister Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier