Appointment-System of the German Foreign Office — London

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German Passports/ Electronic ID cards

Welcome to the appointment booking system of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in London! 

On the following pages you can book an appointment to apply for a passport and / or identity card

Please note, that currently the system does not support input via Safari browser or mobile phones.

Please do not book an appointment if you require advice, are not sure if you qualify for a German passport or as an adult never had a German passport. In these cases, please contact us at: pass@lond.diplo.de

Please read and follow all the information shown on the next pages and on your booking confirmation.

Should you find yourself in a situation of genuine emergency (i.e. serious illness or death in the immediate family) for which you are required to travel but are unable to book an appointment in time, we would ask you contact us pass@lond.diplo.de and include all relevant proof (i.e. medical / death certificate, proof of kinship).

If you wish to book an appointment to apply for a passport (not ID-card) through one of our honorary consuls in the UK, please do not use this booking system. Please see the following link to our website on how to proceed with a booking with honorary consuls in Leeds, Liverpool, Cardiff, Southampton, Plymouth and soon in Belfast, who  are also authorized to accept passport applications. To schedule an appointment at Honorary Consuls please contact them directly. Further information regarding passports through an Honorary Consul can be found here: http://www.uk.diplo.de/Vertretung/unitedkingdom/en/02/3Honorarkonsuln/0-interactive-map.html.

Kindly also take not  of the information provided on the following pages as well as your mail confirmation.

Your German Embassy London

Passport Service

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Visa

Welcome to the appointment booking system for Visa Services at the Embassy of the Federal Republic in Germany

This system allows you to book an appointment to apply for a National visa.

Please note that Schengen visa applications may only be submitted through the Visa Application Centres operated by our external service provider, Visametric. This also applies to a certain categories of National Visas. Please refer to the information provided on the following pages.

Should you reside in Scotland or in Cumbria, Durham, Northumberland, North Yorkshire (with the exception of York and Selby) or Tyne and Wear, you will need to apply with the Consulate General in Edinburgh and/or the Visa Application Centre of our service provider located in Edinburgh.

Due to the current pandemic applications for the consular district of the Embassy are only being accepted by Visametric's Visa Application Centre in London. The Visa Application Centre in Manchester will remain closed until further notice.

Appointments with VisaMetric are available from www.visametric.com/uk/germany/en.

 

 

 

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Name declarations / registration of birth or marriage

Welcome to the Naming Law and Civil Status Department of the German Embassy !

 

On the following pages you can book an appointment to make a name declaration, register the birth of a child born outside Germany or register a marriage which has taken place outside Germany.

Please note, that currently the system does not support input via Safari browser or mobile phones.

Please do not book an appointment if you have not yet received confirmation from us that everything is ready for you to come in.

Please read and follow all the information shown on the next pages and on your booking confirmation.

 

If you wish to book an appointment to apply through one of our honorary consuls in the UK, please do not use this booking system.

To schedule an appointment at Honorary Consuls please contact them directly. Further information regarding applications through an Honorary Consul can be found here:

http://www.uk.diplo.de/Vertretung/unitedkingdom/en/02/3Honorarkonsuln/0-interactive-map.html

 

Your  Naming Law and Civil Status Department of the German Embassy London

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Legalisations/certifications

 

 

Welcome to the legalisation section of the German Embassy!

 

On the following pages you can book an appointment for a legalisation or certification (“Beglaubigung”). The most common cases we handle are certification of copies and certification of signatures.

Please have a look at our homepage before booking an appointment to make sure you have read the relevant information regarding your matter and our procedures.

 

Your legalisation team

German Embassy London

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