Embassy of Germany in Vatican


The German Embassy in Vatican City is a bilateral mission in Vatican and promotes German interests in Vatican City. The embassy of Germany also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Vatican City. The German Embassy in Vatican is headed by Mr Reinhard Schweppe - Ambassador of Germany to Vatican City.


German Embassy in Vatican, the Holy See (Vatican City) Via di Villa Sacchetti 4-6 00197 Roma Holy See (Vatican City)


(+39) (06) 80 95 11


(+39) (06) 80 95 12 27





Mr Reinhard Schweppe - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Vatican City require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the German embassy in Vatican you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Germany

For all German visa related matters contact the embassy in Vatican before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.vatikan.diplo.de ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+39) (06) 80 95 11 or email

Consulates of Germany in Vatican City

Next to the embassy in Vatican there could be additional German consulates located in Vatican City.

Please check below for the locations of the German consulates in Vatican City.

German Consulates in Vatican City

Next to the embassy in Vatican, Germany has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Germany does not have any consulates located in Vatican City ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the German Embassy in Vatican offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Vatican City to Germany as wel as for German citizens in Vatican City. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, German nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.