Başkonsolosun Mesajı

Dear Visitors,

Welcome to the official website of the Consulate General of the Republic of Türkiye in Thessaloniki.

As of 1 October, 2019, I take up my functions in the Consulate General whose area of jurisdiction covers Greece’s administrative regions of Central Macedonia, Western Macedonia and Thessaly, I respectfully salute you.

I will be at your service with an experienced and competent team to contribute to the Turkish-Greek relations in social, economic and cultural fields while undertaking a most meaningful mission of safeguarding and promoting the memory of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk at a place where there also is the house Atatürk was born and spent part of his childhood.

Our Consulate General will continue to provide our expatriate citizens and Turkish tourists during their stays in Greece as well as our Greek friends who wish to visit our country with consular services in a fast and effective manner. We will also pursue to strengthen our existing ties with Greece on tourism, trade, mutual investments, transportation and education. Concurrently, our job will be to look out for the common historical and cultural heritage while protecting the rights of our kin in our Consulate’s jurisdiction area while working cooperatively with local authorities.

You may find detailed information on our services and answers to your questions on e-consulate (Consular procedures) website ( and reach us on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Call Centre (+90 312 292 29 29) or our emergency line (+30 697 026 05 65).I encourage you to follow our Consulate’s “Facebook” and “Twitter” accounts and share your comments and recommendations.

On our personnel’s and my own behalf, I extend best regards.

Efe Ceylan

Consul General

October 1, 2019


Efe Ceylan Consul General
Monday - Friday

09:00 - 17:00

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