Embassy of the United Kingdom in New Delhi


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


British High Commission in New Delhi, India Shantipath Chanakyapuri New Delhi 110021 India


(+91) (11) 2419 2100


(+91) (11) 2687 2882





Mr James Bevan, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in India require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in New Delhi 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 New Delhi before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinindia.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+91) (11) 2419 2100 or email

Consulates of the United Kingdom in India

Next to the embassy in New Delhi there could be additional British consulates located in India.

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

British Consulates in India

Next to the embassy in New Delhi, 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 India ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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