Welcome

German Embassy Dhaka

His Excellency Peter Fahrenholtz
» Bangladesh is a young country of great potential, especially for the German economy. Together we want to make the peaceful and democratic development of the country possible. «

Address and Office Hours

Name

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

Head

H.E. Peter Fahrenholtz, Ambassador

Town

Dhaka

Tel.

+880 2 5566 8650

Mobile phone number

EMERGENCY phone: +880 1711 564 588 (call only in absolute emergencies outside of regular office hours)

Fax

+880 2 5566 8690, +49 30 1817 672 02

Postal address

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, Gulshan Post Office, POB 6126, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh

Street

11 Madani Avenue, Baridhara Diplomatic Enclave, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh

Opening hours

Sunday to Thursday
08:00 a.m. to 03:30 p.m.
Closed on: Friday and Saturday (Weekend)

The Consular and Visa Section of the German Embassy Dhaka can only be visited by appointment from Sunday to Thursday. (Exception: German nationals in their own case)

Emergency Service Telephone for German Nationals (only outside office hours): +880 1711 564 588
Please remember the difference in time between Bangladesh and Germany (+4 hrs. in summer and +5 hrs. in winter) and that this number is to be dialled only in case of emergency involving German citizens! Visa enquiries do not qualify as an emergency and cannot be processed.

The German Embassy will be closed on following days this year:

Date

Month

Day

Name of Holiday

01.

January

Tuesday

New Year's Day

26.

March

Tuesday

Independence & National Day

21.

April

Sunday

Easter Sunday

22.

April

Monday

Easter Monday

05.

June

Wednesday

Eid-ul-Fitr

09.

June

Sunday

Whitsunday

10.

June

Monday

Whitmonday

12.

August

Monday

Eid-ul-Azha

03.

October

Thursday

Day of German Unity

16.

December

Monday

Victory Day

24.

December

Tuesday

Christmas

25.

December

Wednesday

Christmas

26.

December

Thursday

Christmas

31.

December

Tuesday

New Year's Eve

Website

http://www.dhaka.diplo.de

Contact the Embassy

Official language of the host country: Bangla (Bengali) and English.



Please note that there are no parking facilities for visitors at the Embassy premises. Secondly, visitors are not allowed to enter the Embassy with cell phone or any electronic device e.g. camera/laptop, or any bag, knife, lighter, matches, firearms etc.


Entrance to the Embassy is handicapped accessible. The Emergency phone can be contacted via text message, too. Local contact for accessibility is Head of Administration, Lilli Blumhardt.

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