Appointment-System of the German Foreign Office — Chennai

Please choose an area

National visa application

Kindly check our website for general information about the visa procedure:


Here you can schedule an appointment, if you wish to apply for a German national visa (long-term visa for stays longer than 90 days).

Please note that the following slots are not available for applications which fall under a different category. Should a slot be booked under the wrong category, the application will be returned and a new appointment is required.


This service is free of charge


Passport and national ID card

Under this category you can ONLY book an appointment to apply for a German passport or German national ID card. 

The following slots are not available for visa applicants.

These slots are also not available for questions regarding naturalisation. For questions on how to become German citizen, please refer to the information given by the German Federal Foreign Office: