German Embassy Manila


Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany


Dr. Andreas Michael Pfaffernoschke, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary




25/F Tower II, RCBC Plaza, 6819 Ayala Ave. 1200 Makati City, Metro Manila.

Postal address

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, P.O. Box 2190, Makati CPO, 1261 Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines.

Administrative / consular district

Republic of the Philippines, Republic of Palau, Republic of Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia

The Head of Mission is also accredited as Ambassador to the Republic of Palau, the Republic of Marshall Islands and the Federated States of Micronesia based in Manila.
A civil servant of the Embassy is also Consul for the American foreign territories of Guam and Wake and for the Northern Mariana Islands.



OPENING HOURS: Visa applications can be accepted in the Visa Section only after an appointment has been made for this purpose and only at the following times:

Monday to Thursday from 8:00 am to 2:30 pm
Friday from 8:00 am to 11:30 am.

VISITING HOURS: to e.g. collect a submitted passport or to submit additional documents are:
Monday to Thursday from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

NOTICE: Please read carefully the information regarding visas on this website and restrict your inquiries (by telephone and in writing) to specific questions concerning visa matters that are not answered by the information on the website.

CONTACT DETAILS of the visa section:
Phone: (0063 2) 8702-3001
Fax no.: (0049) 30 1817 67170

For inquiries about visa matters you can call the Visa Section from Monday to Thursday from 2.00 pm to 3.00 pm. NOTICE: Kindly note that the Embassy cannot give information regarding the progress of a visa application on the telephone, as the identity of the caller cannot be confirmed by the visa section. If you have specific questions about a pending application, you may send us an email and request for an appointment when the competent officer might call you and discuss your concerns over the phone.

Opening hours

Times given are Philippine local time (German time +6/7 hours)
Our GENERAL VISITING HOURS are Tuesday to Friday from 8.00 am to 9.30 am only. You can reach us by telephone Monday to Thursday from 7.30am to 3.30pm and Fridays from 7.30am to 1.30pm.

Please note that an appointment is necessary for passport applications and civil status matters. For questions on these matters, we are available by telephone daily between 2.00pm and 3.00 pm.

Please also note the different visiting hours of the visa office!

Beyond these office hours and for emergencies only, a consular officer of the Embassy can be reached by telephone at 0063 917 867 3000 until 12mn.

NOTICE: Please note that information on visa matters cannot and will not be given by the Embassy's emergency duty officer.



(0063 2) 8702-3000


(0063 2) 8702-3015


Dress code RCBC
Dress code RCBC© German Embassy Manila

Kindly take note of the dress code of the RCBC Plaza building as per illustration (no sandos, short pants and slippers allowed).

The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Philippines will be closed on the following German and Philippine holidays in 2024:




01 January


New Year's Day

28 March


Holy Thursday

29 March


Good Friday

01 April


Easter Monday

01 May


Labor Day

20 May


Whit / Pentecost Monday

12 June


PH Independence Day

26 August Monday National Heroes Day

03 October


Day of German Unity

01 November


All Saints' Day

25 December Wednesday Christmas Holiday

26 December


Christmas Holiday

30 December


Rizal Day

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