Embassy of the United Kingdom in Berlin


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


British Embassy in Berlin, Germany Wilhelmstrasse 70 10117 Berlin Germany


(+49) 30 20 45 70


(+49) 30 20 45 75 71






Mr Simon Gerard McDonald - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Germany require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Berlin 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 Berlin before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ukingermany.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+49) 30 20 45 70 or email ukingermany@fco.gov.uk

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Germany

Next to the embassy in Berlin there could be additional British consulates located in Germany.

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

British Consulates in Germany

Next to the embassy in Berlin, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: Bremen, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt am Main, Hamburg, Hanover, Kiel, Munich, Nuremberg and Stuttgart

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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