German Consulate General in Chennai

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Welcome to the German Consulate General Chennai

States of Tamil Nadu , Andhra Pradesh and Puducherry belong to the consular area of the German Consulate Chennai

The Consulate General will be closed from 18.04.14 till 21.04.14 for Easter.

Visa

General Visa information

Depending on the purpose and duration of your stay in Germany you can either apply for a short-term "Schengen visa" or for a long-term "German national visa" for stays over 90 days. The German Missions in India have started outsourcing the handling of SCHENGEN visa applications to VFS Global. Now, every client will have the option to submit his/her visa application at a nearby Visa Application Centre.

Consular Services for Indian Citizens

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Important Notice: Please be informed that the German Consulate General  in Chennai cannot accept any currency notes prior to the year  2005 for its transactions Currency notes issued before 2005 do not have the year of printing on the reverse side. In notes issued after 2005, the year of printing is visible at the bottom of the reverse side.

Not a Piggy Bank...

Blocked account for Students

Fees
Signature authentication
1600 INR
Copy attestation (upto 10 pages)
  800 INR

Please find information on opening a blocked account on the link below

Contact us in case of an emergency

Krisenvorsorgeliste

Alle Deutschen, die im Ausland leben, können in eine elektronische Liste zur Erfassung aller Auslandsdeutschen (= ELEFAND) aufgenommen werden .
Die Aufnahme erfolgt passwortgeschützt im online-Verfahren. Über die Krisenvorsorge hinaus bietet die elektronische Registrierung die Möglichkeit, Informationen zu Bundestagswahlen und zu Wahlen zum Europäischen Parlament sowie sonstige Informationen der zuständigen deutschen Auslandsvertretungen zu beziehen. Eine Eintragung ist deshalb bei längerem Auslandsaufenthalt grundsätzlich zu empfehlen.

Mehr Informationen zur Krisenvorsorgeliste

Registrierung in der Krisenvorsogenliste   

Chennai Consulate General

Time and weather in Germany

Berlin:
22:31:37 15 °C
Deutscher Wetterdienst

Address & Contact

No. 9, Boat Club Road, R.A. Puram
Chennai 600 028, Tamil Nadu, India
Tel.: +91-44-2430 1600
Fax: +91-44-2434 9293
Fax: +91-44-24349495 (Visa & Consular)
Office Hours: Mon - Fri : 08.00 to 11.30 hrs

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Kids' Corner

The Consul General

Consul General Weckbach

Since August 2011, Dr.Stefan Weckbach is the Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Chennai