Embassy of Germany in Nairobi


The German Embassy in Kenya is a bilateral mission in Nairobi and promotes German interests in Kenya. The embassy of Germany also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Kenya. The German Embassy in Nairobi is headed by Margit Hellwig-Boette - Ambassador of Germany to Kenya.


German Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya Riverside Drive 113 P.O. Box 30 180 Nairobi Kenya


(+254) (20) 426 21 00


(+254) (20) 426 21 29






Margit Hellwig-Boette - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Kenya require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the German embassy in Nairobi 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 Nairobi before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.nairobi.diplo.de ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+254) (20) 426 21 00 or email info@nairobi.diplo.de

Consulates of Germany in Kenya

Next to the embassy in Nairobi there could be additional German consulates located in Kenya.

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

German Consulates in Kenya

Next to the embassy in Nairobi, Germany has consulates in the following cities: Mombasa

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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