Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany Lahore

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Besides helping to promote German-Pakistani relations in Lahore, our Honorary Consul is able to assist you in some legal and consular issues related to Germany, e.g. he can certify photocopies and signatures for you or assist you in a situation of emergency. He is, however, not authorized to issue visas or passports.Within his competent jurisdiction and scope, the Honorary Consul will endeavour to assist you with your specific concern.


FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQs)

  • Which services are provided by the Honorary Consul at Lahore?

    Besides helping to promote German-Pakistani relations in Lahore, the Honorary Consul is able to assist you in some legal and consular issues related to Germany, e.g. he can certify photocopies of documents and can also attest certain signatures .

  • What are the office hours of the Honorary Consul at Lahore?

    1. Office Hours – Monday through Friday                 :   9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    2. Public dealing hours – Monday through Friday      :   9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • What is the procedure for an appointment?

    For any kind of attestation, you need to book an appointment via Tel: 042 – 3571 0593 or 042 –  3575  1990 / Extension 115.    

  • Can I have my documents attested by the Honorary Consul Lahore?

    Yes, you can have photocopies of your documents and Deutsche Bank blocked account opening forms attested at Lahore.

    Note: Marriage documents are not attested at Lahore. Also translations into German are not attested at Lahore.

  • What is the procedure for attestations?

    The procedure is as follows:

    1.  Attestation of photocopies of documents.

    Original documents along with photocopies (both sides on A-4 Size plus one set for us),  are to be presented personally or, in case of absence,  through an authorized person holding attested power of  attorney from the applicant. Fee Euro 10.-  or Euro 15.- ( for certificates in non-Latin characters). The fee is payable in equivalent PKR

    Note: The fee for the first set is waived in case the applicant provides proof that the photocopies are needed for studying purposes in Germany (pls. provide exchange of correspondence/e-mail etc. with the German University).

     

    2.  Attestation of student blocked account opening forms

    See Information Leaflet for Students for details.

    The fee of Euro 25.- is payable in equivalent PKR.

    The student will sign the form in the presence of the Honorary Consul. Thereafter the attested form along with other documents to be submitted by the student, such as Bank Statement, admission acceptance letter and other supporting documents will be sealed by us in the Courier-envelope supplied by you and addressed to Deutsche Bank Hamburg, in the presence of the student.  The envelope will be closed and stamped by us and will then be handed over to the student for dispatch to Deutsche Bank, Hamburg, Germany.

  • Can I have a power of attorney attested by the Honorary Consul Lahore?

    Full text of the power of attorney should be sent to us by e-mail ( hk-diplo%27%de,lahore with cc to gmail%27%com,infohkl2006 ). It will then be referred by us to our Embassy for their perusal. If no objection is raised, the attestation will be done at Lahore. You will have to sign the power of attorney in the presence of the Honorary Consul.  For identification purpose your original valid passport is also required.

    Fee is charged according to the Schedule of Fees, for which the value of the transaction must be declared and proven by providing explanatory documents.

  • Can I apply for Visa at the Honorary Consul Lahore?

    No. The Honorary Consul at Lahore does not issue any kind of Visa. Issuance of visa is directly dealt with by the Embassy. Please see the Website for further details.

  • Does the Honorary Consul Lahore offer student consultancy services?

    No. Neither the  Honorary Consul Lahore nor our Embassy offer any student consultancy services.  However, ample information is provided by the Universities themselves and on the Internet. Please see:  http://www.study-in-germany.de/ Once admission is granted and requisite formalities completed, prospective students will apply for study visa at our Embassy. For study visa requirements, please visit our Embassy Website www.pakistan.diplo.de

  • Can the Honorary Consul Lahore arrange for an earlier appointment date for submission of visa applications?

    No. These are Web-generated appointments and the applicants have to follow them   accordingly. Further-on the Honorary Consul does not deal with visa matters.  All such matters are directly dealt with by the Embassy.

  • Can I apply for a German passport at the Honorary Consul Lahore?

    No. The Honorary Consul at Lahore cannot handle passport applications. Issuance of German passports is directly dealt with by the Embassy. Please see the Website for further details.

Honorary Consul LAHORE

Honorarkonsul der Bundesrepublik Deutschland

Address of the Honorary Consul of Germany in Lahore

Organization
Mr. Arif Saeed
Honorary Consul of Germany
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Office hours
Monday - Friday
9am - 1pm

Address

Servis House

2 Main Gulberg

Lahore 54622

Phone:
(0092 42) 3571 0593 / 3575 1990 - 95 Extension 115
Fax:
(0092 42) 3571 6948