Address, opening times, how to contact the Embassy in case of emergency

German Embassy Dar es Salaam

Physical address:
Umoja House
Hamburg Avenue/Mirambo Street
Dar es Salaam


Postal address:
P.O. Box: 9541
Dar es Salaam


Opening hours for visits:
Monday to Friday
from 08:00 – 12:00


for telephone calls:
General Line: Monday to Thursday 07:00 - 14:30, Friday 07:00 - 12:30
Visa Department: Monday to Thursday 13:00 - 14:30


Tel: +255-22-211 74 09-15
Fax: +255-22-211 29 44
Fax Visa Department: +255-22-213 88 38

Due to problems in the telephone line incoming phone calls from abroad are cut or don’t reach the Embassy at all. Please contact us via email and we will get back to you as soon as possible.


after working hours (only from 06:00 - 24:00)
In case of emergency after working hours or on a public holiday you can reach the emergency
service of the German Embassy using the following phone or sms number:
+255 786 971692 

Honorary Consul in Arusha and Zanzibar

Public Holidays 2017 on which the German Embassy is going to be closed

01.01. New Year
14.04. Good Friday
17.04. Easter Monday
26.04. Union Day
01.05. Labour Day
05.06. Pentecost Monday

26/27.06.  Id el Fitri
03.10. German Reunification

14.10. Mwalimu Nyerere Day

31.10. Reformation Day
09.12. Independence and Republic Day
25.12. Christmas Day
26.12. Christmas Day

NB: Also on the 24 + 31.12