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International Women's Day

The German Consulate Mumbai celebrates International Women’s Day

Consul General Dr. Jürgen Morhard felicitated every female employee of the German Consulate, Mumbai, with a flower on International Women’s Day.

Dr. Morhard with Dr. Wälde

Consul General hosts poets of 'Poets Translating Poets'

Consul General Dr. Jürgen Morhard hosted several poets, who are part of the iconic 'Poets translating Poets' project and the Goethe Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan team at his residence. The informal atmosphere coupled with the cool Mumbai evening was a perfect setting to welcome the entire team in Mumbai as the project enters its concluding phase.

Minister Dr. Wissing with Minister of Industries, Mr. Subhash Desai

Business Delegation from Rhineland-Palatinate visits India, November 19-27, 2016

Minister of Economic Affairs Dr. Volker Wissing accompanied by a high level business delegation is visiting India from November 19-27, 2016. The main agenda of the delegation is to connect with representatives from industry, science and politics. Coming from New Delhi the delegation visited Mumbai and will proceed to Pune and Ahmedabad.

In Mumbai, Minister Dr. Wissing had a fruitful meeting with the Minister of Industries, Mr. Subhash Desai.

Consul General at the Indo-German Snooker Extravaganza 2016

German Snooker comes to India!

The 5 Day Indo-German Snooker Extravaganza was officiated in the presence of representatives from the German Consulate and Indian sports representatives on Sunday, 20th November 2016. Top level snooker players from Saxony in Germany will compete with Mumbai clubs this week. The tournament in Mumbai is a follow-up to the visit of an Indian snooker earlier this year. We wish all the players challenging competitions as well as many enjoyable hours of fellowship with each other.

Dr. Ney during his performance at the NCPA

Dr. Ney performs at the NCPA - October 19, 2016

The SOI (Symphony Orchestra of India) Chamber Orchestra presented Conductor Piotr Borkowski together with the German Ambassador to India, Dr. Martin Ney, an accomplished flautist in his own right on October 19 at the Experimental Theatre, NCPA at 7:00 p.m. Together they enthralled the audiences with the magic of Mendelssohn, Haydn, Nielsen and Grieg.

Consul General Dr. Morhard at the DWIH meeting, New Delhi

Consul General meets with representatives from the DWIH, October 13, 2016

Consul General Dr. Morhard, for the first time after assuming office, met with representatives of the German House for Research and Innovation (DWIH). He received a briefing about the existing programs and discussed the opportunities for further promoting the Indo German cooperation in the areas of research and academic exchanges in Maharashtra.

The DWIH is a joint endeavour of the Federal Foreign Office and the Federal Ministry of Education and Research to intensify international cooperation. In India, the DWIH is a consortium of 15 member organizations such as DAAD, Indo-German Chamber of Commerce to name a few.

Consul General Dr. Morhard with IGCC Director General, Mr. Berhard Steinrücke and IGTC Director, Radhieka Mehta

Consul General Dr Morhard visits Indo-German Training Centre, October 6, 2016

Consul General Dr Jürgen Morhard met students and staff of the Indo-German Training Centre (IGTC), a unique project established by the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce (IGCC) in 1991. He engaged in an active discussion with the two freshmen classes of the IGTC, that have recently commenced their 18-month Post Graduate Programme in Business Administration. After the introduction, Dr Morhard discussed the details and merits of the programme modelled on the German Dual Education System, with the Director General of the IGCC, Mr Bernhard Steinrücke, and the IGTC’s Director, Ms Radhieka Mehta.

Duo Waterkant performing at the German National Day celebrations

Consulate General celebrates the Day of German Unity, October 3, 2016

In keeping with the tradition of the past, this year too the German Consulate General celebrated the Day of German Unity on the 3rd of October with the friends and well-wishers of Germany. Hosts Consul General Dr. Jürgen Morhard along with his wife, Petra welcomed more than 600 guests, which included members from the political, cultural, educational and business communities alike.

Consul General Dr. Morhard with the students of DSB

Consul General Dr Jürgen Morhard awarded students of the DSB International School Mumbai for their German language knowledge, September 19, 2016

Consul General Dr Jürgen Morhard handed out the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) certificates and German Language Diploma to students of the DSB International School Mumbai. For their engagement the motivated students received some small gifts. Following the handing over Dr Morhard visited the school and the new classrooms on the top floor.

Consul General Dr. Morhard at a seminar on EU-India Cooperation on Sustainable Urbanisation in Pune

Consul General Dr. Morhard attends a seminar on EU-India Cooperation on Sustainable Urbanisation in Pune, September 15-16, 2016

Consul General Dr. Jürgen Morhard made his first official visit to Pune to attend a 2-day seminar on EU-India Cooperation on Sustainable Urbanisation in Pune. The seminar was organized by the Global Relations Forum together with the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung

Consul Klaus Bormann receiving the foreign investor handbook at Bombay Stock Exchange

German Consulate Mumbai receives foreign investor handbook at Bombay Stock Exchange

In an official ceremony at the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) on September 2, 2016, Consul Klaus Bormann received the German language version of the new BSE investor handbook „Easing Access to India“. The handbook intends to be a first guidance for foreign portfolio investors and was released in eight languages. The event was attended by Ashish Chauhan (Managing Director and CEO, Bombay Stock Exchange), Praveen Garg (Joint Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Government of India), and Ananta Barua (Executive Director, Investment Management, Securities and Exchange Board of India).

For the text of the handbook click here:

Visa Services

Schengen Visa

The German Consulate General can only accept the visa applications from persons residing in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Daman and Diu. The visa section processes Schengen visa for Germany and all other types of visa for Germany.

Consular Services


The Consular Department provides assistance to meet official requirements from German authorities, e.g. Social Security Refunds, legalisations and attestations, family law and others. 

Consul General Dr. Jürgen Morhard

J�rgen Morhard

The German Consulate General in Mumbai welcomes it's new Consul General, Dr. Jürgen Morhard. Please click below to read his Curriculum Vitae

Address & Contact

Consulate General: 

Hoechst House, 10th Floor, 193 Backbay Reclamation, Nariman Point,
Mumbai 400 021.

Tel:+91 22 2283 2422
Fax:+91 22 2202 5493

Visa and Consular Department:

Arcadia Building, Ground Floor,
NCPA Marg, 195 Nariman Point,
Mumbai  400 021.

Tel:+91 22  2283 0301 / 2283 9834 - 35
Fax:+91 22 2284 2184

Honorary Consul, Goa

Honorary Consul Dean Menezes

Mr. Dean Menezes, the Honorary Consul, provides limited consular services in the state of Goa.

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