Contact us

The Commanding General's Office can be reached at:

Executive Officer: +49 (0) 6221-398-5829 (DSN 374-5829)
Aide de camp: +49 (0) 6221-398-5505 (DSN 374-5505)
Commander secretary: +49 (0) 6221-398-5610 (DSN 374-5610)


The Public Affairs Office supports the Commander in his responsibility to provide the public with timely, complete and accurate information about Headquarters Allied Force Command Heidelberg.

Our aim is to increase public knowledge and understanding of Headquarters Allied Force Command Heidelberg 's military mission, roles, capabilities and its resolve to contribute to the stability of Europe. The Public Affairs Office will answer queries on behalf of the Commander and may be contacted at the phone number or email address listed below.

Comments on the website may also be directed to the webmaster in the Public Affairs Office at the same phone number or email address.

telephone: +49 (0) 6221-398-5216
fax: +49 (0) 6221-398-5349
e-mail: pao@fchd.nato.int


The Joint Visitors Bureau is the executing agency for all protocol matters involving the Commander, the Chief of Staffs. It is responsible for planning, preparing and implementing arrangements for all military and civilian dignitaries' visits, and participates in the preparation and execution of conferences chaired by the Commander or the Chief of Staffs. Additionally, the Joint Visitors Bureau prepares, coordinates and implements all staff actions pertaining to headquarters social functions.

During operations or exercises, the JVB Office provides the nucleus of the Visitors and Observers Bureau (VOB).

telephone: +49 (0) 6221-398-5251 or -5213
fax: +49 (0) 6221-398-5440
e-mail: protocol.hd1@googlemail.com