Address, Contact, Office Hours, Holiday Closures

26.08.2021 - Article

Here you will find information on how to contact us, our office hours, and holiday closures.


The Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany
6222 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 500
Los Angeles, CA 90048-5193

Phone: (323) 930-2703
Fax: (323) 930-2805

*The office building is wheelchair accessible
*Street and valet parking available


Please direct inquiries regarding visa, passport, legal, administrative, economic, and cultural matters via our contact form.

Office/Phone Consultation Hours & Appointment Information

Office and Phone Hours:

Monday through Thursday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Phone Consultation Hours for the Legal and Consular Department:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Please note: You will need an appointment for all services ahead of time!

In case of an emergency (e.g. loss of your travel document right before a scheduled trip to Germany), please contact us via our contact form!

Retention Permits are accepted by mail only (not email)! Send your complete application (2 application forms with signature, 1 set of copies) by mail, but please note: an appoinment is needed for the notarization of copies of passport and greencard!

Holiday Closures in 2024

January 1

New Year's Day

January 15

Martin Luther King Day

March 8

International Women's Day

March 29

Good Friday

April 1

Easter Monday

May 20


May 27

Memorial Day

July 4

Independence Day

September 2

Labor Day

October 3

Day of German Unity

December 25 1st Day of Christmas
December 26 2nd Day of Christmas
December 31 New Year's Eve

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