Visit the Embassy
To visit our Embassy
Embassy Main Building / Chancery
(00233) 302 21 10 00
(00233) 302 22 10 99
Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany
P.O. Box GP 1757
No. 6, Kenneth Kaunda Road (former Ridge Street)
North Ridge, Accra(opposite Accra High School)
Directions:From the airport, follow the Liberation Road up to Ako Adjei Interchange. Straight across the interchange is North Ridge. All the three Embassy buildings are located on your right hand. The Chancery is located opposite Accra High School.
Unfortunatly, access to the Embassy is not disabled-friendly. However the individual sections are always ready to help you have easy access to the premises.
Please, make an appointment by phone or e-mail.
Legal and Consular Section / Visa-Section
+233 30 2211 000
+233 30 2221 099; Fax Consular Section +49 30 1817 67211
n° 4, Sam Nujoma Close
North Ridge, Accra
Directions:From the airport, follow the Liberation Road up to Ako Adjei Interchange. Straight across the interchange is North Ridge. All the three Embassy buildings are located on your right hand.
The Embassy's main building/Chancery is located opposite Accra High School. From here turn right into Govan Mbeki Road, then left into Sam Nujoma Road, then again right into Sam Nujoma Close. The Legal and Consular/Visa-Section is located in front of you, at the end of Sam Nujoma Close.
Please note that applicants for visas and passport issues are asked to book an appointment in advance.
Book an appointment
For inquiries about ongoing visa applications please clich here to contact the visa-section via e-mail.
Requests by phone only exceptionally Monday through Thursday 01.00 p.m. to 03.00 p.m.
Regional Medical Office
+233 30 2232 749
No. 1, Examination Road
Directions:From the airport, follow the Liberation Road up to Ako Adjei Interchange. Straight across the interchange is North Ridge. All the three Embassy buildings are located on your right hand. The Embassy's main building, the chancery, is located opposite Accra High School.With the Embassy main building on your left, turn right into Examination Road and follow the road which turns left eventually at the West African Examination Council. You will find the regional medical office on your right hand.
Consultation by appointment only.
(00233) (0)24 432 4889
After the regular office hours you may reach the Embassy in emergency cases, and in emergencies ONLY, by mobile phone:
Certification of documents for study purposes
For the purpose of studying in the Federal Republic of Germany, the Embassy certifies copies of School Certificates free of charge.
An appointment is needed to submit the documents for certification.
You are however required to have prior consultation with the DAAD Information Centre Accra for orientation on your study objectives. The DAAD would then issue you with a confirmation note to be presented at the Embassy.
Kind note that your documents would not be considered for certification without the confirmation note from the DAAD.
The certification process takes five working days.
DAAD Information Centre Accra (https://www.daad-ghana.org/en/about-us/contact/)
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The German Embassy will be closed on below listed public holidays.The Embassy will NOT close on the Monday following the week-end should the public holiday fall on a Saturday or Sunday.
Public Holidays 2023