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02.11.2017 Benin

Visa now only available as E-Visa

The Embassy of the Republic of Benin officially announces the introduction of an e-Visa. This replaces the standard visa process at the embassy and has to be requested in an online process on the website of the Beninese authorities.

The e-visa can be used for business, tourism as well as for transit travel purposes.

BUSINESS VISUM will gladly take the application for you. Please contact us on 030 / 26393 0115.

02.11.2017 India

E-visas are becoming more expensive

The Indian authorities have raised the consular fees for electronic visas.

These cost for German citizens now 82 USD, or 74.30 € (daily rate - dependent); for some nationalities, different fees apply.

02.11.2017

New consulate in Munich

As of now, visas for Thailand will be issued again in Munich. Processing takes 4 working days, no express or sameday possible. The consulate is open Monday to Friday morning.

The adress is:

Königlich Thailändisches Generalkonsulat
Törringstr. 20, 81675 München

Tel.: +49 89 944 677-0
Fax.: +49 89 944 677-107
http://www.thaiconsulate.de

02.11.2017 China

No multiple entry Visa for Non-EU-citizens

The Chinese Consulate in Berlin informs that  nationals from non-EU countries can currently receive a visa with a maximum of double entry. The validity of the double visa is a maximum of six months, if the embassy doesn't decide otherwise.

21.09.2016 Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Oman, Thailand, Japan, Iran, Angola, Algeria

Holidays in December

Due to holidays or other reasons the following embassies and/or consulates will be closed in December (in case not otherwise stated this is always nationwide):

  • 01.12.2017: Algeria (Frankfurt)
  • 06.12.2017: Iran (Munich)
  • 11.12.2017 - 06.01.2018: Angola (Berlin)
  • 15.12.2017 - 05.01.2018: Oman (Berlin)
  • 15.12. - 30.12.2017: Thailand (Munich)
  • 18.12.2017 - 01.01.2018: Egypt (Hamburg)
  • 23.12.2017 - 01.01.2018: Thailand (Hamburg)
  • 27.12.2017 - 05.01.2018: Democratic Republic of Congo (Berlin)
  • 29.12.2017: Japan (Munich)
21.09.2016 Iran, Tanzania, Kazakhstan, India, Russian Federation

Holidays in January

Due to holidays or other reasons the following embassies and/or consulates will be closed in January (in case not otherwise stated this is always nationwide):

  • 02.01. - 08.01.2018: Russian Federation
  • 02.01.2018: Kazakhstan (Munich)
  • 12.01.2018: Tanzania
  • 26.01.2018: India (Berlin, Munich)
  • 26.01.2018: Iran (Munich)
21.09.2016 Egypt, Indonesia, Cape Verde, Vietnam, Thailand, Brazil, Iran, Russian Federation, Sri Lanka, China

Holidays in February

Due to holidays or other reasons the following embassies and/or consulates will be closed in February (in case not otherwise stated this is always nationwide):

  • 05.02. - 09.02.2018: Sri Lanka (Berlin)
  • 12.02.2018: Iran (Berlin)
  • 12.02.2018: Thailand (Berlin)
  • 12.02. + 13.02.2018: Brasilien (Munich)
  • 14.02.2018: Kap Verde (Berlin)
  • 16.02.2018: Indonesia (Berlin)
  • 16.02.2018: China (Munich)
  • 16.02. + 19.02.2018: China (Berlin)
  • 16.02. - 20.02.2018: China (Frankfurt)
  • 16.02. - 20.02.2018: Vietnam (Berlin)
  • 23.02.2018: Russian Federation
  • 23.02.2018: China (Hamburg)
  • 28.02.2018: Ägypten (Berlin)
21.09.2016 Phiilippines, Iran, Pakistan, Namibia, Ghana, Bangladesh, Thailand, India, Russian Federation

Holidays in March

Due to holidays or other reasons the following embassies and/or consulates will be closed in March (in case not otherwise stated this is always nationwide):

  • 01.03.2018: Thailand (Berlin)
  • 02.03.2018: India (Berlin, Hamburg, Munich)
  • 08.03.2018: Ghana
  • 08.03.2018: Russian Federation
  • 21.03.2018: Namibia
  • 19.03. - 21.03.2018: Iran (Munich)
  • 23.03.2018: Pakistan (Berlin)
  • 26.03.2018: Bangladesh
  • 29.03. + 30.03.2018: India (Berlin, Hamburg)
  • 29.03. + 30.03.2018: Philippines (Berlin)
21.09.2016 Angola, Russian Federation, China, India, Togo, Tanzania, Sierra Leone, Zimbabwe, Israel, Iraq, Mozambique, Lebanon, Ethiopia, Phiilippines

Holidays in April

Due to holidays or other reasons the following embassies and/or consulates will be closed in April (in case not otherwise stated this is always nationwide):

  • 04.04. + 09.04.2018: Philippines (Berlin)
  • 06.04.2018: Ethiopia (Berlin)
  • 06.04. + 09.04.2018: Lebanon (Berlin)
  • 07.04.2018: Mozambique (Berlin)
  • 09.04.2018: Iraq (Berlin)
  • 18.04.2018: Zimbabwe (Berlin)
  • 23.04.2018: Israel (Berlin)
  • 26.04.2018: Tanzania (Berlin)
  • 27.04.2018: Sierra Leone (Berlin)
  • 27.04.2018: Togo (Berlin)
  • 30.04.2018: India (Munich, Hamburg)
  • 30.04.2018: China
  • 30.04. - 02.05.2018: Russian Federation
  • 30.04.2018: Angola
21.09.2016 Thailand, Lebanon, Iran, Russian Federation

Holidays in May

Due to holidays or other reasons the following embassies and/or consulates will be closed in May (in case not otherwise stated this is always nationwide):

  • 02.05.2018: Iran (Munich)
  • 09.05.2018: Russian Federation
  • 25.05.2018: Lebanon (Berlin)
  • 29.05.2018: Thailand (Berlin)

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