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Embassy of Germany in Cotonou, Benin

Embassy of Germany in Cotonou, Benin, located at 1438, Avenue Pape Jean Paul II. View a location map, get driving directions to the Embassy of Germany, or find information about the address, phone, office hours, emergency contacts, official website, Facebook page, consular services, visa list, and head of mission (HOM).

  • Embassy Address

    1438, Avenue Pape Jean Paul II
  • Telephone

    +229 21 31 29 67, +229 21 31 29 68, +229 50 19 99 03 (Whatsapp)

  • Emergency Phone

    +229 97 97 70 01 (outside opening hours)

  • Office Hours

    Monday to Friday: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location Map

Location map of the Embassy of Germany in Cotonou, Benin


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The following is a brief listing of services offered at the Embassy of Germany in Cotonou, Benin.

  • Process passport applications
  • Process visa applications
  • Notarize certain documents
  • Legalization of documents
  • Issuing emergency travel documents
  • Registration of marriage, birth, and death
  • Emergency consular assistance
  • Certificate of good conduct

Head of Mission

Dr. Stefan Buchwald, Ambassador

Common Visa Types

Citizens of qualified countries may be able to travel to Germany without a visa. The most common types of Germany visas are the following.

  • Schengen visa for short-stay visits
  • Airport transit visa
  • National visa or visa for research purposes

Diplomatic missions of Germany in neighbouring countries/regions of Benin:

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This page was last edited on 30 June 2024 at 09:48 AM (EST).