Embassy of Germany in Colombo


The German Embassy in Sri Lanka is a bilateral mission in Colombo and promotes German interests in Sri Lanka. The embassy of Germany also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Sri Lanka. The German Embassy in Colombo is headed by Dr Jorgen Morhard - Ambassador of Germany to Sri Lanka.


German Embassy in Colombo, Sri Lanka 40, Alfred House Avenue P.O. Box 658 Colombo 3 Sri Lanka


(+94) 11 258 04 31


(+94) 11 258 04 40






Dr Jorgen Morhard - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Sri Lanka require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the German embassy in Colombo 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 Colombo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.colombo.diplo.de ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+94) 11 258 04 31 or email info@colombo.diplo.de

Consulates of Germany in Sri Lanka

Next to the embassy in Colombo there could be additional German consulates located in Sri Lanka.

Please check below for the locations of the German consulates in Sri Lanka.

German Consulates in Sri Lanka

Next to the embassy in Colombo, 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 Sri Lanka ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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