Embassy of the United Kingdom in Manama


The British Embassy in Bahrain is a bilateral mission in Manama and promotes British interests in Bahrain. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Bahrain. The British Embassy in Manama is headed by Mr Iain Lindsay - Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Bahrain.


British Embassy in Manama, Bahrain 21 Government Avenue P O Box 114 Manama 306 Bahrain


(+973) 1 757 4100


(+973) 1 757 4161





Mr Iain Lindsay - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Bahrain require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Manama you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for the United Kingdom

For all British visa related matters contact the embassy in Manama before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinbahrain.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+973) 1 757 4100 or email

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Bahrain

Next to the embassy in Manama there could be additional British consulates located in Bahrain.

Please check below for the locations of the British consulates in Bahrain.

British Consulates in Bahrain

Next to the embassy in Manama, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that United Kingdom does not have any consulates located in Bahrain ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the British Embassy in Manama offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Bahrain to United Kingdom as wel as for British citizens in Bahrain. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, British nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.