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Helmut Kohl

Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said today (June 16) on the passing of former Chancellor Helmut Kohl:

"He was a great statesman, a great German politician and above all a great European. He did not only do such a lot for German reunification, but also for the integration of Europe. That is his great l...

Bundestagswahl 2017

Election to the 19th German Bundestag on 24 September 2017

Germans staying abroad are not automatically entered into a voters’ register. If you wish to participate in Bundestag elections, you have to submit a formal application for entry into the voters’ register before each election.

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Event Calendar

Find out what's on in Ireland! With the help of this calendar you can easily browse Germany-related events taking place in your region.

Deutscher Reisepass

German citizenship

Here you find an overview of how German citizenship can be obtained.

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Welcome to your Destination Germany!

Planning a trip to Germany? Need inspiration where to go and what to do? Look no further and start your journey here....

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Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI)

Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI) is the economic development agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. With more than 50 offices in Germany and abroad and its network of partners throughout the world, GTAI supports German companies setting up in foreign markets, promotes Germany as a business location and assists foreign companies setting up in Germany.

The Ambassador

Ambassador Matthias Höpfner

The German Ambassador to Ireland, H.E. Matthias Höpfner

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For security reasons it is strictly forbidden to bring the following items into the Embassy

German Election 2017

Jun 23, 2017 6:05 PM

Refugees in Germany: Are they still welcome today?

Two years ago, tens of thousands of refugees crossed the Austrian border into Germany. DW's Nina Haase and Sumi Somaskanda traveled to the border region and asked if the newcomers feel welcome today.


Jun 19, 2017 5:37 AM

Greens set election program

An overwhelming majority of Green party delegates have agreed on this year's election program with environmental and climate protection at its core. The party also drew red lines for coalition projects.


Jun 16, 2017 4:56 PM

Why Germany's far-right flourishes in Dresden

Just how much support does Germany's far-right receive in eastern Germany and where does it come from? DW's Nina Haase and Sumi Somaskanda started a tour of Germany in Dresden to find out.

Jun 16, 2017 4:21 PM

A guide to Germany's far-right groups

Germany's far-right scene has always been complex, disparate, and overlapping. Here's DW's guide to the main entities - from official political parties to fringe movements.


Jun 13, 2017 11:00 AM

Things to know about Bavaria's Christian Social Union

Bavarians are known for their independence. The political expression of this is the regional conservative party the Christian Social Union - the feisty southern sibling to Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats.


Public Holidays

Öffnungszeiten

The Embassy and the Legal and Consular Section will be closed on the following German and Irish holidays in 2017:

Newsletter of the Embassy

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