Opening hours and consular district

Scotland and the following counties in Northern England: Cumbria, Durham, Northumberland, North Yorkshire (with the exception of York und Selby), Tyne and Wear.

Consular District Map

With the exception of German and British Bank Holidays, the Consulate General is open from Monday to Friday to provide certain consular services.

Please bear in mind that appointments must be made in advance for all consular matters!

Passports/ID cards can be collected on Wednesdays between 1:30 pm and 2:15 pm. No appointment necessary for collection.

Should you have questions about consular matters that are not answered on our website, you can contact us by phone from Monday to Thursday between 2pm and 3pm.

The Consulate General will be closed on the following public holidays:


Monday, 2 January
Scottish New Year's Holiday
Wednesday, 8 March
International Women's Day
Friday, 7 April
Good Friday
Monday, 10 April
Easter Monday
Monday, 1 May
Labour Day
Monday, 8 May
Coronation King Charles III
Thursday, 18 May
Ascension Day
Monday, 29 May
Whit Monday/ Spring Bank Holiday
Monday, 7 August
Scottish Summer Bank Holiday
Tuesday, 3 October
Day of German Unity
Monday, 25 December
Christmas Day
Tuesday, 26 December
Boxing Day

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