German Consulate General Vancouver

Welcome to the official representation of the Federal Republic of Germany in Western Canada. Our consular district covers British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, as well as Northwest Territories and Yukon.

Garibaldi Lake, British Columbia, Canada

Dr. Klaus Otto Schmidt, Consul General

Dr. Klaus Otto Schmidt, Generalkonsul
» Western Canada has always been a dream destination for Germans.Vancouver stands for breathtaking nature, modern architecture, high safety standards and a relaxed atmosphere. « Dr. Klaus Otto Schmidt, Consul General


Consulate General in Vancouver


Dr. Klaus Schmidt, Consul General


+1 604 684 8377


+1 604 684 8334

Postal address

Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany, Suite 704, World Trade Centre, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver, B.C. V6C 3E1, Kanada.


Suite 704, World Trade Centre, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver, B.C.



Contact with the Consulate General

Please note: If using telephone or fax via satellite connection (Satcom) higher charges will occur.

Office Hours – Consular Section

Monday to Friday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

You may reach the Consulate General by phone:

Monday to Thursday
08:00 a.m.– 4:00 p.m.
08:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Please note that bringing bigger pieces of luggage to the Consulate General is not permitted.


  • 01.01. New Year's Day
  • 18.02. Family Day
  • 08.03. International Women's Day
  • 19.04. Good Friday
  • 22.04. Easter Monday
  • 20.05. Victoria Day
  • 01.07. Canada Day
  • 05.08. B.C. Day
  • 02.09. Labour Day
  • 03.10. Day of German Unity
  • 14.10. Thanksgiving Day
  • 24.12. Christmas Eve
  • 25.12. Christmas Day
  • 26.12. Boxing Day
  • 31.12. New Year's Eve

Please note:

Remembrance Day, November 11th: The World Trade Centre is going to be closed on Monday, November 11th and therefore we are not open to the public. We will be available for you on the phone though within our regular business hours from 8 am until 4 pm.

Emergencies after office hours:

In case of an emergency after office hours (local time Vancouver), German citizens can reach the emergency phone of the German Foreign Missions in Canada at (+1) 416 953-3817 at any time. This phone number can be contacted via text message as well. Messages will only be answered if indications of an actual emergency are given. Please be aware that this number is for emergencies only, general information or updates on passport or visa applications cannot be given. Please keep the time difference between Germany and Canada in mind when calling!

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