Embassy of Germany in Wellington


The German Embassy in New Zealand is a bilateral mission in Wellington and promotes German interests in New Zealand. The embassy of Germany also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of New Zealand. The German Embassy in Wellington is headed by Dr Anne-Marie Schleich - Ambassador of Germany to New Zealand.


German Embassy in Wellington, New Zealand 90-92 Hobson Street Thorndon P.O. Box 1687 Wellington 6140 New Zealand


(+64) (4) 473 60 63


(+64) (4) 473 60 69






Dr Anne-Marie Schleich - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in New Zealand require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the German embassy in Wellington 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 Wellington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.wellington.diplo.de ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+64) (4) 473 60 63 or email info@wellington.diplo.de

Consulates of Germany in New Zealand

Next to the embassy in Wellington there could be additional German consulates located in New Zealand.

Please check below for the locations of the German consulates in New Zealand.

German Consulates in New Zealand

Next to the embassy in Wellington, Germany has consulates in the following cities: Auckland and Christchurch

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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