Embassy of the United Kingdom in Bagdad


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


British Embassy in Bagdad, Iraq International Zone Bagdad Iraq


(+964) 790 192 6280



baghdad.consularenquiries@fco.gov.uk baghdad.visasection@fco.gov.uk




Mr Simon Collis - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Iraq require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Bagdad 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 Bagdad before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukiniraq.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+964) 790 192 6280 or email baghdad.consularenquiries@fco.gov.uk baghdad.visasection@fco.gov.uk

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Iraq

Next to the embassy in Bagdad there could be additional British consulates located in Iraq.

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

British Consulates in Iraq

Next to the embassy in Bagdad, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: Basra and Erbil

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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