Embassy of the United Kingdom in Accra


The British Embassy in Ghana is a bilateral mission in Accra and promotes British interests in Ghana. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Ghana. The British Embassy in Accra is headed by Mr Peter Jones, High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Ghana.


British High Commission in Accra, Ghana Osu Link off Gamel Abdul Nasser Avenue P.O. Box 296 Accra Ghana


(+233) (302) 213 250 (+233) (302) 213 200


(+233) (302) 213 274





Mr Peter Jones, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Ghana require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Accra 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 Accra before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinghana.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+233) (302) 213 250 (+233) (302) 213 200 or email

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Ghana

Next to the embassy in Accra there could be additional British consulates located in Ghana.

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

British Consulates in Ghana

Next to the embassy in Accra, 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 Ghana ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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