Embassy of Germany in Beijing


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


German Embassy in Beijing, China 17, Dong Zhi Men Wai Da Jie Chaoyang District Beijing, 100600 China


(+86) 10 85 32 90 00


(+86) 10 65 32 53 36






Dr Michael Schaefer - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in China require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the German embassy in Beijing 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 Beijing before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.peking.diplo.de ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+86) 10 85 32 90 00 or email info@peking.diplo.de

Consulates of Germany in China

Next to the embassy in Beijing there could be additional German consulates located in China.

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

German Consulates in China

Next to the embassy in Beijing, Germany has consulates in the following cities: Chengdu, Guangzhou, Shanghai and Shenyang

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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