1. Emir von Katar Scheich Al Thani in Berlin 2014 German Chancellor Merkel meets with the Emir of Qatar
  2. Dallah - coffee pot sculpture Dallah - coffee pot sculpture
  3. West Bay Towers bei Sonnenuntergang West Bay Skyline bei Sonnenuntergang
Emir von Katar Scheich Al Thani in Berlin 2014

German Chancellor Merkel meets with the Emir of Qatar

German Chancellor Merkel meets with the Emir of Qatar

Dallah - coffee pot sculpture

Dallah - coffee pot sculpture

 Dallah - coffee pot sculpture

West Bay Towers bei Sonnenuntergang

West Bay Skyline bei Sonnenuntergang

 West Bay Towers bei Sonnenuntergang

Federal President Joachim Gauck

Federal President Joachim Gauck for the 2014 Day of German Unity

When we celebrate our National Day this year, a quarter of a century after the peaceful revolutions in Central and Eastern Europe and the fall of the Berlin Wall, we recall that German unity was not simply a stroke of luck.

Emir von Katar Scheich Al Thani in Berlin 2014

Chancellor Merkel meets the Emir of Qatar

At a press conference during the visit of the Emir of the State of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, to Germany, Chancellor Merkel said that the intolerance and brutality of ISIS towards all those who do not share its beliefs could not be accepted. ISIS poses a serious threat to security in the entire Middle East. The Chancellor underlined that there is broad consensus between her and the Emir on this matter, adding that the State of Qatar also forms part of the alliance that is currently being established by the United States.

25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Wall

November 9, 1989, the day on which the Berlin Wall fell, marked the climax of a trend that was similar to a revolution. Read some interesting stories on the fall of the Berlin Wall.

"Liberty Train"

Liberty Train –The Journey of Christian Bürger

30 September 1989: Over 4,000 people squeeze into the gardens of the West German Embassy in Prague. The West German Foreign Minister Hans Dietrich Genscher addresses them: “We’re here today to tell you that today your emigration …”

BM Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier mit Expertenteam Frauen-u. Kinderrechte aus der Arabischen Halbinsel Federal Foreign Minister Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier with a team of experts on women and children rights from the Arabian Peninsula

Visit of a group of experts from the Arabian Peninsula on the rights of women and Children to Germany

A group of experts on the rights of women and children from the Arabian peninsula were invited by the Federal Foreign Office to visit Germany from June 15th-22nd 2014. The group was briefed on the lat...

Altstadt von Goslar

Quick facts about Germany

State System Democratic parliamentary federal democracy since 1949 Administration 16 federal states Capital City Berlin, about 3.4 million inhabitants National Flag Three horizontal stripes in black, ...

Berchtesgaden mit Kehlsteinhaus, Salzbergwerk und Nationalpark

Germany – always worth a visit!

Planning a trip to Germany and looking to inform yourself before you go? The German National Tourist Board uses its website to provide extensive and well‑presented information about towns and cities, culture, events, leisure activities and business trips. Discover Destination Germany through the multimedia prism of www.germany.travel.

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We are pleased to welcome you on our website which is aimed to offer you numerous information that could be of interest and helpful for you.

The Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs

Federal Foreign Minister Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier

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Visa Application Procedure


All individuals with ordinary residence in Qatar who wish to apply for a visa to Germany as well as Austria, Finland, Norway and Slovenia should submit their respective applications at the German Visa Application Centre.  

German Visa Application Centre has moved!

New address:

Al Jaidah Square Business Centre (next to HSBC Bank)
63 Airport Road
Umm Ghuwailina – Zone 27 

Doha, Qatar

Tel.: +974 44 36 47 71 - 4436 4774 (temporarily out of order)

Mob:    +974 6692 5910 and 3327 0608 

Important Links:

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Visa Regulations

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New Appointment System for the Consular Section


Starting 20 February 2014 visitors are required to book appointments through our new online appointment system prior to coming to the Embassy.

www.doha.diplo.de goes mobile - German Embassy Doha’s website is now available for smartphone users

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The embassy’s website offers many informations and is usually a preferred hub for Germans, Qataris and other nationalities alike to get information on visa and consular affairs, bilateral relations be...

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