German Embassy Dar es Salaam


Berlin governmental district

Ambassador Thomas Terstegen

Botschafter Thomas Terstegen

Germany and Tanzania have a long history that already started before the last century. For many Germans, Tanzania is the epitome of Africa and our relationships are currently very diverse. We want to maintain and expand that.

Ambassador Thomas Terstegen

Address and opening hours


Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany


Thomas Terstegen, Ambassador


Dar es Salaam


Umoja House, Hamburg Avenue/Mirambo Street., 2nd Floor, Dar es Salaam.

Postal address

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, P.O. Box 9541, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Opening hours

You are required to show up at the embassy only with an appointment!

Passport pick up only on Tuesday and Thursday at 11:30 Hrs
General Line:

Monday to Thursday 07:00 - 14:30, Friday 07:00 - 12:30
Consular Department:

Monday to Thursday, 13:30 - 14:00

Please note – no status update enquiries will be answered telephonically. No specific information can be provided on individual application due to data protection laws. All general information can be found on the website. The Embassy suggests to get in touch via the contact form, providing reference number and –if applicable – providing a signed authorization by the applicant.




+255 22 2212333

Emergency number outside opening hours

+255 786 971692 (Only in case of an emergency after working hours, strictly no visa information!).


+255-22-2212 338


Note on barrier-free access

Emergency after working hours

After office hours until 0.00 am, on the weekend and on public holidays between 08.00 am and 00.00 am you can contact the Embassy in case of an emergency involving German national (only!) at the following telephone number:

+255 786 971692
(Strictly no other consular information!).


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