Embassy of the United Kingdom in Kinshasa


The British Embassy in Congo (Democratic Republic) is a bilateral mission in Kinshasa and promotes British interests in Congo (Democratic Republic). The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Congo (Democratic Republic). The British Embassy in Kinshasa is headed by Mr Andrew Sparkes - Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Congo (Democratic Republic).


British Embassy in Kinshasa, Congo (Democratic Republic) 83 Avenue du Roi Baudouin Kinshasa Congo (Democratic Republic)


(+243) 98 169100 (+243) 98 169111


(+243) 88 46102





Mr Andrew Sparkes - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon-Thur: 0730-1430 Fri: 0730-1400

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Congo (Democratic Republic) require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Kinshasa 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 Kinshasa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+243) 98 169100 (+243) 98 169111 or email ambrit@ic.cd

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Congo (Democratic Republic)

Next to the embassy in Kinshasa there could be additional British consulates located in Congo (Democratic Republic).

Please check below for the locations of the British consulates in Congo (Democratic Republic).

British Consulates in Congo (Democratic Republic)

Next to the embassy in Kinshasa, 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 Congo (Democratic Republic) ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the British Embassy in Kinshasa offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Congo (Democratic Republic) to United Kingdom as wel as for British citizens in Congo (Democratic Republic). 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.