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The Consular and Legal Section is open to the public Monday through Friday, except on selected German and American Holidays.

Important information

Address:

German Consulate General

1960 Jackson Street

San Francisco CA 94109

Passport and Visa Information only

Tel.: (415) 353 0343

Fax: (415) 353-0340

Email to the German Consulate San Francisco

Other Consular Services

Tel.: (415) 775 1061

Fax: (415) 353 0340

Passport or Visa information will not be available

at this number.

Office Hours - Consulate

Monday to Friday9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Appointment System - Legal and Consular Department

The Consular and Legal Section is open to the public Monday through Friday, except on selected German and American Holidays.

Visa collection is possible from Monday to Friday 9:00 am - 12.00 noon.

Here are the links to make the following appointments:

Passports

Visa

Citizenship

Family Law

Certifications:
of signatures, fotocopies, or Certificate of Good Conduct


Formal Notarizations (such as Acknowledgement of Paternity, Certificate of Inheritance) please use our contact form.

Emergency Information

Should you be in a situation where you need immediate help you may call the emergeny phone number of the German Consulate after office hours and on weekends at the following number: 1-202-298-4000

Please note that the emergency service of the German Consulate is basically meant to assist Germans in dire situations.
General information, visa questions etc cannot be answered when calling this number.

Don't bring any of the following!

No guns, knives or other potential arms are permitted to the Consulate office or visitor waiting area!
No pets, except service dogs, are permitted to the Consulate office or visitor waiting area!

No electronic devices are permitted to the visitor waiting area!

You may store your Smartphone, tablet or similar device in a locker with our guard at your own responsibility.

No luggage or bulky items are permitted to the Consulate office or visitor waiting area!

2019 Holiday Closures

The Consulate General will be closed on the following German and American holidays:

January 1

New Years Day

February 18

President's Day

April 19

Good Friday

April 22

Easter Monday

May 27

Memorial Day

June 10

Pentecost

July 4

Independence Day

September 2

Labor Day

October 3

Day of German Unity

November 28

Thanksgiving Day

December 25

Christmas Day

December 26

Boxing Day

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