Deutsche Botschaft Vorderansicht

Welcome to the German Embassy Kampala

"Herzlich Willkommen" to the German Embassy! In Uganda you would probably say "Tukusanyukidde", "Apwoyo bino" or "Karibu".

On our Website, we want to provide you with information on Germany, German - Ugandan relations, the activities of German Institutions in Uganda as well as the services of the Embassy for Ugandan and German citizens.

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Logo The Bobs 2015

Deutsche Welle boosts The Bobs international online award

Deutsche Welle (DW) launches its renowned international contest "The Bobs - Best of Online Activism" with a new approach. The focus is now on the "Freedom of Speech Award."

Energiewende-Konferenz März 2015

Energy Transition Conference in Berlin 26/27 March 2015

Germany’s Federal Government is initiating an international dialogue to tackle energy challenges on an industrial and system-wide scale.

Volleyball coaches going to Germany

Two Ugandan Volleyball Coaches on their way to Leipzig

On Thursday the German Embassy sent two volleyball coaches on their way to Germany handing over their visa. Both coaches will participate in a 5-month International Coaching Course (ITK) for coaches and physical education teachers from developing countries organized by the University Leipzig and financed by the Foreign Office of the Federal Republic of Germany. Shilla Omuriwe and Peter Tonny Lakony are looking forward to deepening their theoretical knowledge and strengthening their practical skills even further.

CoRSU's physiotherapy department

CoRSU, a German-Ugandan partner project, supports people with disabilities

The German Ambassador in Uganda, Dr Peter Blomeyer visited CoRSU Hospital together with his wife to get an overview of the services this special facility offers. CoRSU (Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services in Uganda) is a clinic that specializes on services for people with disabilities. 80 per cent of their patients are children and young people. The hospital offers orthopaedic and plastic reconstructive surgery and runs a Community Based Rehabilitation (CBR) Programme and works with the support of the Christoffel-Blindenmission (CBM).

Official Ceremony at School Opening

Kwa Moyo Primary School opening in Bwikhasa

“Help from the heart for the children of Uganda” led to the development of the Kwa Moyo Education Centre, which was formally opened by Mara Bossert of Kwa Moyo Germany, Florence Buluba of Kwa Moyo Uganda, and Joachim Düster of the German Embassy in Bwikhasa Village, Bukiende Sub-County, near Mbale on 30 January 2015. The cultural leader of the Bamasaaba, Umukuka Wilson Wamimbi, presided over the ceremony, accompanied by his wife Queen Mary.

A Literary Evening at the Residence

A literary evening with Bodo Kirchhoff at the Ambassador’s Residence

The renowned German author Bodo Kirchhoff is visiting Uganda. The German Ambassador invited him to the residence for a literary evening on 27th January where he read from his novel “Liebe in groben Zuegen”. He also held a workshop and a bilingual reading from his most recent novel “Verlangen und Melancholie” at Goethe Zentrum Kampala last week.

Meeting radio journalists

Radio stations at German Embassy

Representatives of eight Ugandan radio stations gathered at the German Embassy on 19 January. All of them are among the ca. 30 radio stations in the country that re-broadcast Deutsche Welle programmes in English or Swahili. Members of the Embassy’s press and cultural department discussed with them the challenges facing radio broadcasting in Uganda and the needs of radio stations. They also received equipment from Deutsche Welle.

More Embassy Events

The Ambassador

Dr. Peter Blomeyer

Dr. Peter Blomeyer

Opening hours and contact details

Opening Hours

Working Hours
Monday and Friday
08.00 a.m. - 02.00 p.m.
Tuesday to Thursday
08.00 a.m. - 05.00 p.m.

Visiting Hours Visa and Consular Section / Embassy
Monday to Friday
8:00 - 11:00am (upon prior appointment only)

In order to apply for a visa, notarial acts, birth registration, marriage certificates and/or applications for a passport you need to book an appointment through our online appointment system. We kindly ask you to carefully study the information regarding the procedures provided on our website.

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Please note that the Embassy remains closed on the following holidays:

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Contact Details

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

15, Philip Road, Kololo



Postal Address

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

P.O. Box 7016




Kindly note that the German fax number is more reliable than the Ugandan fax number and should therefore be given preference.

Please use the contact form below if you would like to send an email to the Ambassador or one of the individual sections.

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00256 (0) 414-50 11 11
0049 (0) 30 1817 67182 / 00256-(0) 414-50 11 15

Address and Location Map


15, Philip Road, Kololo
P.O. Box 7016

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German Organisations in Uganda

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An Overview of German Organisations in Uganda.

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The Two-Plus-Four Treaty - 25 Years On

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It's one of the most important treaties in German history: the Two-Plus-Four Treaty was the foundation for German reunifcation in 1990. It was negotiated by the allied powers - the USA, the USSR, France and the United Kingdom - and the two German states - East Germany and West Germany - following the fall of the Berlin wall.