Visa, Passport, Legal

Please note that all visa, passport and attestation appointments at the German Embassy Islamabad (from 1 September 2014) can only be booked online

From 11 September 2017 online appointment system has also been implemented at the German Consulate General in Karachi. Applicants from Sindh and Balochistan are adivsed to book their appointments via the link given below. No visa application will be accepted without an online appointment. 

Please note that online appointment system at the German Consulate General in Karachi is only for visa applicants. For passport and attestation no appointment is required, you can come from Monday to Thursday after 1:30 pm and on Friday at 12:00pm.

Please make sure that you book an appointment in the correct category as wrongly booked appointments will not be honored. 

Appointments cannot be made via phone or e-mail.

Please note that the German Diplomatic Missions in Pakistan have not outsourced visa application services to any private service provider/travel agent.  Offers by agents shall be critically examined as there is no such requirement.

Online Appointment System (Only for Embassy in Islamabad)

Online Appointment System (For applicants from Sindh and Balochistan)

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These pages present information on numerous consular services. Whether you need a visa for Germany or are looking for information on German citizenship, customs regulations, marriage in Germany, notarization of documents, or numerous other consular matters, this site is a good place to start.

Please note: The visa sections can only be reached during offical office hours !

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The Federal Foreign Office's website provides information on a daily basis on the security situation in Pakistan (in German). However, for further information, please do not hesitate to contact the embassy directly.

Disclaimer

Although the information on this website has been prepared with utmost care, we can not accept any responsibility for inaccuracies contained herein.