New Rules for Travels to Germany

The German Diplomatic Service is kind enough to provide requirements/rules for travelers wishing to enter Germany.

Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs (January 15, 2021)

Location: Worldwide:The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director has signed an order requiring all airline passengers traveling to the United States, including U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral test or recovery from COVID-19. Event: Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United […]

Health Alert– U.S. Embassy and Consulates in Germany, January 6, 2021

Location: Germany, countrywide Event: Update to COVID-Related Restrictions in Germany The German Federal and State authorities announced an extension of the additional pandemic restrictions effective Tuesday January 5, 2021, including the closure of schools, daycare centers, and retail stores with limited exceptions. Please follow local media in your area for updates. The German government provides […]

Christmas Letter 2020

Dear AGBC Frankfurt members, 2020 brought some major changes for our Club. The year 2020 was marked by the globally rampant corona pandemic, which has restricted public and private life to a large extent and continues to impair it. The past event year of our AGBC Frankfurt was also significantly affected by this. The lockdown […]

Health Alert – U.S. Mission to Germany, December 14, 2020 

Health Alert – U.S. Mission to Germany, December 14, 2020 Location: Throughout Germany Event: Message to U.S. citizens regarding additional COVID-19 restrictions The German Federal and State authorities announced additional pandemic restrictions effective Wednesday, December 16, including the closure of schools, daycare centers, and retail stores with limited exceptions. Please follow local media in your area […]

New Restrictions in Parts of Hessen and Baden-Wurttemberg

As of December 11, the German Federal States of Hessen and Baden-Wurttemberg have announced curfews and alcohol restrictions in areas with a high incidence rate of the corona virus. Areas now considered to be in the “black zone” have infection rates of more than 200/100,000 residents over the past seven days.  Monitor your local media to determine whether you are […]

Security Alert – U. S. Consulate General, Frankfurt, Germany; December 1, 2020 

Location: Trier, Germany in the pedestrian zone Event: Vehicle Attack According to police and media reports, a vehicle struck several persons in the area of a pedestrian zone in Trier. The media is reporting injuries and fatalities and one arrest. Police are investigating. Please follow @PolizeiTrier for updates. Actions to Take: Avoid the area Follow […]

3rd Annual Business and Investment Visa Seminar (virtual Edition

Date: December 3, 2020 Time: 14:00 – 15:30 Location: Online Seminar Access the online seminar here Do you have questions about business travel to the U.S.? Have the Presidential Proclamations on Novel Coronavirus and Risk to the U.S. Labor Market affected your ability to send employees to the U.S. for business activity that is essential […]

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy and Consulates in Germany, November 17, 2020

Location: Germany, countrywide Event: Ongoing Demonstrations across Germany The U.S. Mission in Germany advises U.S. citizens that there has been an increase in the frequency and intensity of demonstrations and counter-demonstrations, predominantly related to German government COVID 19-related restrictions across Germany. These demonstrations may continue in the coming weeks. As with all such gatherings, even […]

U.S. Embassy and Consulates in Germany, November 3, 2020

Location: Germany Event: Special Consular Notary Hours for Marriage Affidavits for U.S. Citizens Do you need a notary service for your marriage affidavit (Ehefähigkeitszeugnis)? Consular Team Germany recognizes that COVID-19 is affecting notary appointment availability and would like to assist by offering walk-in services for the notarization of the certificate stating you are free to […]