The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany wishes to inform the media and general public that its contract with VFS Global will end on 31st December 2012.
All applicants for short-term Schengen visa for business purposes, visits, holidays or honouring official or private invitations are no longer required to submit their application with the German Visa Reception Center in Labone but are instead asked to book an appointment through the Embassy's online appointment system.
Please note that as of 1st January 2013, all appointments for visa (including long-stay visa for family reunion, studying, re-entry, au pair, etc.) have to be booked through the online appointment system.
Further information and the link to the online appointment system can be found on the website of the German Embassy www.accra.diplo.de