Embassy of the United Kingdom in Vatican


The British Embassy in Vatican City is a bilateral mission in Vatican and promotes British interests in Vatican City. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Vatican City. The British Embassy in Vatican is headed by Mr Nigel Marcus Baker - Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Vatican City.


British Embassy in Vatican, the Holy See (Vatican City) Via XX Settembre 80A 00187 Rome Holy See (Vatican City)


(+39) (06) 4220 4000


(+39) (06) 4220 4205






Mr Nigel Marcus Baker - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Vatican City require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Vatican 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 Vatican before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinholysee.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+39) (06) 4220 4000 or email holysee@fco.gov.uk

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Vatican City

Next to the embassy in Vatican there could be additional British consulates located in Vatican City.

Please check below for the locations of the British consulates in Vatican City.

British Consulates in Vatican City

Next to the embassy in Vatican, 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 Vatican City ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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