Embassy of the United Kingdom in Yaounde


The British Embassy in Cameroon is a bilateral mission in Yaounde and promotes British interests in Cameroon. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Cameroon. The British Embassy in Yaounde is headed by Bharat Joshi, High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Cameroon.


British High Commission in Yaounde, Cameroon Avenue Winston Churchill BP 547 Yaounde Cameroon


(+237) 22 22 05 45 (+237) 22 22 07 96


(+237) 22 22 01 48





Bharat Joshi, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Mon-Thurs: 0745 - 1245, 1400 - 1545 Fri: 0745 - 1345

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Cameroon require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Yaounde 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 Yaounde before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukincameroon.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+237) 22 22 05 45 (+237) 22 22 07 96 or email

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Cameroon

Next to the embassy in Yaounde there could be additional British consulates located in Cameroon.

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

British Consulates in Cameroon

Next to the embassy in Yaounde, 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 Cameroon ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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