Last update:Fri, 21 Jan 2022

Consular Services to Sri Lankan Citizens in Germany from 1st January 2022

Crest4WebsiteFollowing the decision of the Government of Sri Lanka to close down the Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Frankfurt, the provision of consular services by the Consulate will cease from 31 st  December 2021. However, the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Berlin will continue to serve Sri Lankan citizens in Germany uninterruptedly covering the jurisdictions of all Federal States of Germany including the jurisdictions which came under the purview of the Consulate General.

In this context, Sri Lankan citizens who seek consular services are requested to send their applications to the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Berlin. In the event, any citizen is unable to make the submission at the Berlin Mission in-person as specified in the Consular Act of Sri Lanka, he or she could still submit the applications through Honorary Consul of Sri Lanka in the German States of Rhineland-Palatinate, Hesse and Saarland or any other Honorary Consul of Sri Lanka in the close proximity to their residential areas. Updated information regarding submission of different consular related documents could be access through following website.


The details of the Honorary Consuls of Sri Lanka in Germany are as follows:

1.  German States of Rhineland-Palatinate, Hesse and Saarland
Mr. Nihal S. Samarasinha, Honorary Consul
Mergenthaler Allee 79-81, Second Floor Suite 31, 65760 Eschborn, Germany

2.  German State of Bremen and the Northern Part of Lower Saxony
Mr. Thomas Kriwat, Honorary Consul
Am Wall 199, 28195 Bremen
Tel.: (0421) 80087-80

3. German State of North Rhine-Westphalia
Mr. Juergen Weerth, Honorary Consul
Maubisstraße 44, 41564 Kaarst
Tel: (+49) 02131 – 205 69 63

4. Southern Part of the German State of Lower Saxony
Mr. Claus Holtmann, Honorary Consul
Adam-Stegerwald-Straße 9-15, 30851 Hannover-Langenhagen
Tel.: (0511) 740 74-56
Fax.: (0511) 740 74-956

5. Federal State of Baden-Württemberg
Mr. Darma Vivekachandran
Rommelstr. 2, 78315 Radolfzell
Tel: +49 7732 6011368
Fax: +49 7732 6011369

For further inquiries/clarifications on the services provided, please do not hesitate to contact the Consular Department of the Embassy through following contacts:

Niklasstraße 19
14163 Berlin.
Tel. (030) 80909749

Embassy of Sri Lanka
31 December 2021