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Welcome to the German Embassy in Harare!

Important

The Embsasy will be closed on 25 May (Africa Day)!

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.

Trainingslager der deutschen Frauenfu�ball-Nationalmannschaft

International Coaching Course in Leipzig

As part of the foreign cultural and educational policy of the German Foreign Office, the Sports Science Faculty of Leipzig University organizes postgraduate study courses for coaches and physical education teachers. These 5-month courses take place twice a year and are offered in four alternating specializations and languages (English, Spanish, Arabic and French).

Regenerative energies in Germany

Environmental Management Courses in Dresden

We would like to inform that, in support of the sustainable development goals of agenda 2030 (SDGs), Technische Universität Dresden is offering a range of environmental management courses in 2016 and 2017. For those who are interested, please

Kinder einer PASCH-Schule entdecken die Welt

Cultural relations and education policy forum, People on the Move, with Foreign Minister Steinmeier

In the current legislative term, cultural relations and education policy plays a greater role than ever before. In a world that seems to be out of joint, and in which conflicts are increasingly of a cultural and religious nature, the notion that ideological mindsets can only be overcome through differentiation, discussion and collaboration in the fields of culture, education and science is of particular importance.

Facts about Germany

New version of “Facts about Germany” – in 19 languages

“Facts about Germany” has everything you need to know about Germany today. How the political system works. The guidelines that define foreign policy. The special characteristics of the economy. What is new in art and culture. The new website features articles, background information, images, charts, films and lots of other modules. Focussing on these and many other topics, besides – in no less than 19 languages. On top of which, all the “Facts” can be downloaded as an e-paper.

The logo of the German OSCE Chairmanship in 2016

Germany’s OSCE Chairmanship in 2016 – “Renewing dialogue, rebuilding trust, restoring security”

On 1 January 2016 Germany has assumed the Chairmanship of the Organization for Security and Co‑operation in Europe (OSCE) and is therefore be responsible for steering the Organization safely through the stormy tides of crises and challenges in 2016. Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has presented the details of the Chairmanship’s programme to the 57 OSCE participating States in Vienna on 14 January 2016.

Further information is available on the following websites:

Logo for the G7 summit in Germany

German presidency of the G7

Germany assumed the presidency of the G7 at the G7 summit in Brussels on 4 and 5 June 2014. On 7 and 8 June 2015, Germany hosted the meeting of the heads of state and government in Schloss Elmau. The summit provided an opportunity to discuss current international challenges and to make progress on new international topics.

Further information is available on the following websites:

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.

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)

Harare:
(26.05.2016)
19 °C

Time and weather in Germany

Berlin:
07:09:29
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

Monday
07:30 - 17:00 hrs
Tuesday-Thursday
07:30 - 16:20 hrs
Friday
07:30 - 15:00 hrs
Address

30 Ceres Road 

Avondale 

Harare

Phone:
+263-4-308655
Mobile:
+263-772 568 343 (No visa enquiries! Please note that this number should only be called in emergency situations of a German citizen!)
Fax:
+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
Time (Monday-Thursday)
14.00-15.00 hrs
Passport collection, legalisations etc. - WITHOUT APPOINTMENT
14.00-16.00 hrs
Telephone hours
Appointments for groups from 7 persons only by telephone

Phone:
+263-4-308655 (14-16 hrs only Monday-Thursday)
Fax:
+263-4-303455 or +4930 1817 67206

The embassy will be closed because of public holidays on:

01 January (New Year's Day)

25 March (Good Friday)

28 March (Easter Monday)

18 April (Independence Day)

16 May (Whit Monday)

25 May (Africa Day)

08 August (Heroes' Day)

09 August (Defence Forces Day)

03 October (German Unity Day)

26 December (Day of Goodwill)

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