Visa Information

The German Emirati Joint Council does not serve as a visa issuing authority. Visa processing is at the discretion of the German Embassies and Consulates only.

More information on the application process, responsibilities and forms for countries within the lower GCC can be found below.


United Arab Emirates: 

Abu Dhabi

The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Abu Dhabi is responsible for all visa applications within the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. To learn more about visa requirements, opening times and forms please click here.

Dubai and the Northern Emirates

The Consulate General Dubai of the Federal Republic of Germany handles all visa applications within the Emirate of Dubai and the Northern Emirates. To learn more about visa requirements, opening times and forms please click here

Note! Visa application only by appointment.


State of Kuwait:

The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Kuwait City is responsible for all visa applications within the State of Kuwait. To learn more about visa requirements and forms please click here. The address and opening hours of the visa section can be found here. Note! Visa application only by appointment.


State of Qatar:

The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Doha is responsible for all visa applications within the State of Qatar. To learn more about visa requirements and forms please click here. The address and opening hours of the visa section can be found here. Note! Visa application only by appointment.


Sultanate of Oman:

The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Muscat is responsible for all visa applications within the Sultanate of Oman To learn more about visa requirements, opening times and forms please click here. Note! Visa application only by appointment.