Address, opening times and contacts


Book an Appointment with the German Embassy Port of Spain

Please note that you must book an appointment for visa and passport services offered at the German Embassy Port of Spain.

How to contact us:


19 St. Clair Avenue, St. Clair, Trinidad, W.I.
P.O. Box 828, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, W.I.
Tel.: (+1-868) 628-1630, 628-1631, 628-1632
Fax: (+1-868) 628-5278 

The time difference to Germany is minus 6 hours (during German summer time) and minus 5 hours (during German daylight saving time).

General Opening hours for visitors:
Monday to Friday from 8.00 am to 11.30 am.

The Embassy will be closed on the following days: 

New Year's Day01.01.2017
Carnival Monday27.02.2017
Carnival Tuesday 28.02.2017
Good Friday                         14.04.2017
Easter Monday17.04.2017
Ascension Day25.05.2017
Whit Monday 05.06.2017
Embassy closed
Emancipation Day01.08.2017
Independence Day31.08.2017
Day of German Unity   03.10.2017
500 Years Reformation
Christmas Eve 24.12.2017
Christmas Day    25.12.2017
Boxing Day    26.12.2017
New Year's Eve      31.12.2017
New Year's Day01.01.2018

In cases of emergencies outside regular office hours:

Only in cases of absolute emergencies, German citizens can contact the duty officer Mondays to Thursdays from 3:45 pm to midnight local time, Fridays from 12:45 pm to midnight local time and on weekends and public holidays from 7:15 am to midnight local time. The duty officer can be reached on (+ 1 868) 460-9687. Please understand that the duty officer cannot answer visa questions.

Consular Jurisdiction:

Trinidad and Tobago, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Suriname, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Anguilla, British Virgin Islands, Montserrat.

General security information:

1. The Embassy operates a baggage search scheme, to avoid delays you are asked to refrain from bringing any luggage / baggage, briefcases, laptops etc. with you.

2. Mobile phones are not allowed in the waiting room.
3. All electronic equipment must be switched off before entry and remain so during your stay.
4. Photography on the premises is strictly forbidden.
5. Entry is at the discretion of the Embassy security staff. Please look after your personal belongings as the Embassy cannot accept liability for loss or theft.