Embassy of the United Kingdom in Gaborone


The British Embassy in Botswana is a bilateral mission in Gaborone and promotes British interests in Botswana. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Botswana. The British Embassy in Gaborone is headed by Ms Jennifer Anderson, High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Botswana.


British High Commission in Gaborone, Botswana Plot 1079-1084 Main Mall off Queens Road Private Bag 0023 Gaborone Botswana


(+267) 395 2841


(+267) 395 6105





Ms Jennifer Anderson, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Botswana require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Gaborone 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 Gaborone before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinbotswana.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+267) 395 2841 or email

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Botswana

Next to the embassy in Gaborone there could be additional British consulates located in Botswana.

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

British Consulates in Botswana

Next to the embassy in Gaborone, 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 Botswana ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the British Embassy in Gaborone offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Botswana to United Kingdom as wel as for British citizens in Botswana. 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.