Advisory for Indian citizens who travel via Germany without a transit visa | Online Appointment for Consular and Visa Services | Free Yoga Classes at the Consulate General of India, Hamburg | For latest guidelines for International travels to India, Please visit | For Covid related protocol, please refer to | Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Passports and Misc. Services | Contribute your rendering of the National Anthem of India | Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav | LATEST ADVISORY: TRAVEL AND VISA RESTRICTIONS RELATED TO COVID-19 | Attention Indian nationals! Prior digital registration is mandatory for entering Germany from an international risk area with effect from 1800 hrs CET on November 8, 2020 | Indo German Consultancy Services Limited, the sole authorised visa agency of Consulate General of India has shifted to new location at “Spaldingstrasse 74, 20097 Hamburg”. | Bharat Ko Janiye Quiz | Any request for conversion of PIO card to OCI card after December 31, 2017 will attract a fee of € 216 which is the same as charged for issuance of fresh OCI card | ICWF service charge for OCI and Visa applications will be Euros 3.00 w.e.f. 01 September 2017 | Indian nationals and nationals of Indian Origin (OCI & PIO Card holders) are requested to register online | The last date for the ongoing process of conversion of PIO cards to OCI Cards has been extended to December 31,2017. Remaining PIO Card holders, who have not converted their existing PIO Cards to OCI Cards, are requested to apply for the conversion without further delay | IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY ON HOLIDAYS OR AFTER NORMAL OFFICE HOURS ON WORKING DAYS MEMBERS OF THE INDIAN DIASPORA MAY DIAL 015218925610 TO REACH US | IMPORTANT NOTICE - FRAUDULENT CALLS | Indian nationals are advised to be mindful of the German laws pertaining to treatment of young children, Like in other European countries, children can be taken into custody of German authorities(social service) on grounds of negligence/maltreatment by parents | OCI - Important Notification | For NRI Registration in Electoral Roll, please visit National Voters' Services Portal ( | Indian citizens residing in India and abroad and holding handwritten passports as well as 20-year passports with validity beyond the 24th November 2015, should apply for re-issue of passports and obtain Machine Readable Passports (MRP) in order to avoid any inconvenience in obtaining foreign visa or |