German Consulate General New York

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Welcome to New York!

On this website you will find information on Germany, the consular services we provide and German-related news and events in the Tri-State-Area.
The Consulate General’s area of jurisdiction covers Bermuda, Connecticut (Fairfield County), New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania.

GK New York David Gill

The Consul General

The Consulate General in New York
is headed by
Consul General David Gill


CITYarts’ Pieces for Peace Exhibition at the German House

CITYarts is proud to bring the Pieces for Peace Traveling Exhibition Voices of Youth from Around the World to the German Consulate General on Thursday, September 7, 2017, on view until November 3, 2017.

Rune Mields: Nietzsche

Nietzsche: From his Protestant Origins to the Anti-Christ

Nietzsche: From his Protestant Origins to the Anti-Christ presents a special approach to Martin Luther on the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Michael Lahr will outline and reconstruct the extraordinary train of thought of Nietzsche; Gregorij von Leitis will read key passages of Nietzsche’s works.

Katharina Treutler

Katharina Treutler presents: „Romantic Contrasts"

Prize winning Germany-based pianist Katharina Treutler presents her passionate and colorful take on Romanticism at the German Consulate General on Thursday, November 2, 2017.

Facts about Germany

New version of “Facts about Germany” – in 19 languages

“Facts about Germany” has everything you need to know about Germany today. How the political system works. The guidelines that define foreign policy. The special characteristics of the economy. What is new in art and culture. The new website features articles, background information, images, charts, films and lots of other modules. All in no less than 19 languages - and on top of that, all the “Facts” can be downloaded as an e-paper.

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Job Openings

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Appointments for Legal and Consular Matters


Due to high demand for passport and visa application appointments, waiting times for an appointment may be increased. Please consider this while arranging personal travel plans.

Please note that an appointment is necessary for the processing of most legal and consular matters at the Consulate General in New York. To make an appointment, please use our

Appointment System

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