Embassy of the United Kingdom in Santiago


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


British Embassy in Santiago, Chile Av. El Bosque Notre 0125 Casilla 72-D Santiago de Chile Chile


(+56) 2 2370 4100


(+56) 2 2370 4140 (+56) 2 2370 4160





Mr Jon Benjamin - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Chile require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Santiago 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 Santiago before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinchile.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+56) 2 2370 4100 or email

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Chile

Next to the embassy in Santiago there could be additional British consulates located in Chile.

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

British Consulates in Chile

Next to the embassy in Santiago, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: Arica, Easter Island, Puerto Montt, Punta Arenas and Valparaiso

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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