Embassy of the United Kingdom in Addis Ababa


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


British Embassy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Comoros Street P.O. Box 858 Addis Ababa Ethiopia


(+251) 11 661 2354


(+251) 11 661 0588





Mr Greg Dorey - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Ethiopia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Addis Ababa 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 Addis Ababa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinethiopia.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+251) 11 661 2354 or email

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Ethiopia

Next to the embassy in Addis Ababa there could be additional British consulates located in Ethiopia.

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

British Consulates in Ethiopia

Next to the embassy in Addis Ababa, 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 Ethiopia ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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