German Consulate General Los Angeles

Welcome to the website of the German Consulate General in Los Angeles. Here you will find information on Germany, the consular services we provide in our Visa, Passport, Legal section and German-related news and events in our area. 

The Consulate's area of jurisdiction covers the California counties of Imperial, Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura and the states of Arizona, Colorado, Nevada and Utah.

Our German language website features information and news relevant for German citizens.

Next Generation Exchange Students from Berlin Visit Los Angeles

Jul 28, 2014 | Angeles
Next Generation Youth Exchange Program

Consul General Dr. Bernd Fischer hosted an afternoon reception for 10 teenage boys and girls from Berlin, Germany participating in the Next Generation Youth Exchange Program organized by the Los Angeles and Berlin Fire Departments at his residence on July 24.

Consul General Dr. Bernd Fischer Attends Germany Trade & Invest Clean Technology Dinner in LA

Jul 21, 2014 | Angeles
Clean Tech dinner

Consul General Dr. Bernd Fischer attended the recent Clean Technology dinner hosted by Germany Trade & Invest, where he welcomed guests and gave the opening remarks. 

Sweet Victory: Celebrating Germany’s World Cup Win

Jul 14, 2014 | Angeles
World Cup Champions

German soccer fans including Consul General Dr. Bernd Fischer packed the Goethe-Institut Los Angeles to watch Germany defeat Argentina 1-0 and become the 2014 FIFA World Cup Champions.

GASA German Summer Camp 2014

Jul 9, 2014 | Angeles
GASA Summer Camp

The German American School Association (GASA) held its third annual German Summer Camp at the Irvine Ranch Outdoor Recreation Center in Orange, where 82 campers enjoyed learning German in a week of fun-filled activities.

Consul General Dr. Bernd Fischer Speaks at Connecting Women to Power Business Conference

Jul 3, 2014 | Angeles
Women Business Conference

Consul General Dr. Bernd Fischer recently participated in a panel discussion on international business opportunities at the "Connecting Women to Power Business Conference" at California State University, Dominguez Hills.

Marthe Cohn Receives Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany

Jun 30, 2014 | Angeles
Marthe Cohn Award Ceremony

Consul General Dr. Bernd Fischer presented Holocaust survivor Marthe Cohn with the Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany during a reception on June 26 at the Goethe-Instiutut Los Angeles.

German Consulate General at JPL Heritage Event

Jun 24, 2014 | Angeles
JPL Heritage Event

Once again the German Consulate General participated in the Heritage Event at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laborartory in Pasadena. The annual event celebrates the cultural diversity of JPL’s 5,000 employees who come from all over the world including Germany.

Consul General Dr. Bernd Fischer Attends International Evening of Music and Remembrance

Jun 17, 2014 | Angeles
Bestemming Concerto

Consul General Dr. Bernd Fischer had the honor to be one of the keynote speakers at a special concert honoring 89-year old actor Curt Lowens, a young resistance fighter, at the Beverly Hills Temple of the Arts at the Saban Theatre on Friday evening, June 13.

GASA Presents Its Las Vegas German Saturday School at Parenting Expo 2014

Jun 11, 2014 | Angeles
German Saturday School students.

The German Saturday School of Las Vegas participated in the recent Parenting Expo 2014 trade show at the Cashman Center in Las Vegas to promote its German language program. 

Franklin Elementary Students Receive German Language Certificates

May 20, 2014 | Angeles
German Language Award Ceremony

German Language Advisor Julia Ibold presented students enrolled in Franklin Elementary's German immersion program with German Language Certificates during an award ceremony in Glendale.

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