Embassy of the United Kingdom in Paris


The British Embassy in France is a bilateral mission in Paris and promotes British interests in France. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of France. The British Embassy in Paris is headed by Edward Llewellyn - Ambassador of the United Kingdom to France.


British Embassy in Paris, France - 35 rue du Faubourg St Honore - 75383 Paris Cedex 08 - France


(+33) 1 44 51 31 00


(+33) 1 44 51 31 09






Edward Llewellyn - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Monday to Friday, 9:30-13:00 and 14:30pm to 17:00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in France require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Paris 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 Paris before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.gov.uk/world/france) or contact the visa department by telephone (+33) 1 44 51 31 00 or email france.enquiries@fco.gov.uk

Consulates of the United Kingdom in France

Next to the embassy in Paris there could be additional British consulates located in France.

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

British Consulates in France

Next to the embassy in Paris, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: Bordeaux, Marseille and Paris

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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