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.

Enjoy our website.

Giving Speeches at Inauguration

Inauguration of new AfK and GZK premises

On 25th November 2014, the new and joint premises of the Alliance Française de Kampala (AfK) and Goethe-Zentrum Kampala / Ugandan-German Cultural Society (GZK/UGCS) were officially opened under the patronage of the Ambassador of France and the Ambassador of Germany in Uganda, H.E. Sophie Makame and H.E. Dr. Peter Blomeyer by the Right Honourable Prime Minister of Uganda, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda. Read more on the event here.

Ambassador's Courtesy Call on Hon. Frank Tumwebaze

The German Ambassador Dr. Peter Blomeyer paid a courtesy call to the Minister in charge of the Presidency, Hon. Frank Tumwebaze, on 5th November 2014. During their cordial exchange they discussed several topics like the bilateral cooperation and the current climate for investment in the country. They also conversed on monitoring the implementation of laws in the Ugandan administration and agreed on the necessity of fighting corruption.

Germany steps up contribution to fight Ebola in West Africa to EUR 101.7 million

On top of previous contributions of the Federal Government the Budget Committee of the Bundestag released an additional EUR 85 million on 16 October 2014 for the fight against the Ebola epidemic in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea.

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Ministry of Water and Environment and Development Partners Joint Sector Review

From 21st to 23rd October 2014 the Ministry of Water and Environment and Development Partners held their 6th annual Joint Sector Review. During the meeting, the sector reports on their activities of the last year and the challenges of their work to all involved, but also to the public and private investors. The German Ambassador Dr Peter Blomeyer gave the opening speech as Germany has had the lead of the Water and Environment Sector Working Group (WESWG) this year. During the occasion of the review the lead of the WESWG was passed on to Austria.

DAAD, Ugandan German alumni hold e-resources workshop

In a partnership between the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the Association of Uganda German Alumni (AUGA), a train-the-trainer workshop entitled “Tapping into E-resources” was recently held in Kampala. The course equipped scholars and alumni with skills on how to use electronic resources and reference management tools.

German Ambassador and Honourable Guest toasting

Celebrating the Day of German Unity with the Ambassador

On the evening of 2nd October 2014, the German Ambassador and his wife invited Ugandan friends and members of the international community to celebrate the Day of German Unity (3rd October).

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:

Embassy Holidays

Contact Details

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

15, Philip Road, Kololo

Kampala

Uganda

Postal Address

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

P.O. Box 7016

Kampala

Uganda

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

Address and Location Map

Address

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

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German Organisations in Uganda

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An Overview of German Organisations in Uganda.

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Commemorating World War I

Gedenkjahr 2014 - 1. Weltkrieg

2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I. This website informs about selected commemorative plans, projects and events in Germany commemorating the First World War.

Commemorating the fall of the Berlin wall 25 years ago

3. Oktober 1990

The year 2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall - a monumental day in German history. Fifty years ago the Berlin Wall was erected between East and West, dividing the country and the people for almost 30 years. Following reunification of the two German states in 1990 Germany faced a challenge that was unique in history.