The Consul General and the individual sections

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The Consul General

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Consul General Günter Rauer is the Head of this Consulate. His juridiction includes Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Ras Al Khaimah, Umm Al Quwain and Fujairah


The Consular Section

The Legal and Consular Division is by far the busiest section of the Consulate and with its versatile range of services in most cases the first contact point.

Bruce Nauman's "Dream Passage"

The Cultural Section

The cultural section fosters and coordinates the exchange of culture and education between Germany and the Emirates . It also supports the German cultural and educational institutions operating in the consular district, in particular the German Cultural Center (Goethe-Institut) and the two German International Schools in Dubai and Sharjah.


Economics Section

The economics section promotes foreign trade and investment between Germany and the Emirates by supporting the efforts of the German Emirati Joint Council for Industry and Commerce and the Dubai based Correspondent of Germany Trade & Invest, the Foreign Trade and Inward investment Agency of the Federal Republic of Germany.

Berliner Zeitungsmarkt

The Press section

The press and information section is responsible for the Consulate's media contacts and provides information on German issues and policy matters.

The Consul General and the individual sections

In Dubai online appointments only

Appointments for passport applications, birth registrations and other registrar matters as well as attestations and notarizations (e.g. documents and signatures) can only be made through the following link: