The Embassy

Welcome to the German Embassy in Lusaka, the official representation of the Federal Government of Germany in Zambia.

The following links provide you with information about Ambassador Achim Burkart, as well as the work and services of the various Embassy sections.

In our Visa, Passport, Legal section you will find information on the numerous consular and legal services for Zambian, Malawian and German citizens.

Ambassador Achim Burkart

The Ambassador and the individual sections

The German Embassy in Lusaka is at the center of German life in Zambia. Ambassador Achim Burkart and his staff will be glad to assist you. In the pages below you find information on Ambassador Burkart and the work and services of the embassy sections.

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Address, opening hours and how to contact the Embassy in case of emergency

The German Embassy in Zambia is located in Lusaka, Ridgeway. Please follow the link for opening times, maps, directions and our physical and postal addresses.

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Germany, the EU and Zambia: partners in improving access to justice

On 17 June 2015, German Ambassador Bernd Finke and EU Ambassador Gilles Hervio met with Zambia's Chief Justice Irene Mambilima and other members of the Supreme Court to explore fields of cooperation in the justice sector. Ambassadors Finke and Hervio gave an overview about planned EU programs to improve justice delivery for all and to enhance respect for and protection and fulfilment of human rights.

The Embassy

German Embassy Lusaka

Visa & Consular Section Hours



5219 Haile Selassie Avenue

Longacres, Lusaka

Counter opening hours

Monday - Thursday

09:00 - 11:00 hours

Fridays and Public Holidays closed.

Telephone hours

Monday - Friday

08:30 to 09:30 hours

+260-211-250 644 ext. 110

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