Embassy of Germany in Ottawa


The German Embassy in Canada is a bilateral mission in Ottawa and promotes German interests in Canada. The embassy of Germany also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Canada. The German Embassy in Ottawa is headed by Dr Georg Witschel - Ambassador of Germany to Canada.


German Embassy in Ottawa, Canada 1 Waverley Street Ottawa Ontario K2P OT8 P.O. Box 379, Postal Station "A" Ottawa Ontario K1N 8V4 Canada


(+1) (613) 232 11 01


(+1) (613) 594 93 30






Dr Georg Witschel - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Canada require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the German embassy in Ottawa 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 Ottawa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ottawa.diplo.de ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) (613) 232 11 01 or email info@ottawa.diplo.de

Consulates of Germany in Canada

Next to the embassy in Ottawa there could be additional German consulates located in Canada.

Please check below for the locations of the German consulates in Canada.

German Consulates in Canada

Next to the embassy in Ottawa, Germany has consulates in the following cities: Calgary, Edmonton, Halifax, Montreal, Prince George, Saskatoon, St Johns, Toronto, Vancouver and Winnipeg

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the German Embassy in Ottawa offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Canada to Germany as wel as for German citizens in Canada. 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.