Embassy of the United Kingdom in Tokyo


The British Embassy in Japan is a bilateral mission in Tokyo and promotes British interests in Japan. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Japan. The British Embassy in Tokyo is headed by Graham Fry - Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Japan.


British Embassy in Tokyo, Japan No 1 Ichiban-cho Chiyoda-ku Tokyo 102-8381 Japan


(+81) (3) 5211-1100


(+81) (3) 5275-3164


embassy.tokyo@fco.gov.uk visa.tokyo@fco.gov.uk




Graham Fry - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon-Fri: 0900-1230 and 1400-1730

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Japan require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Tokyo 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 Tokyo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.uknow.or.jp ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+81) (3) 5211-1100 or email embassy.tokyo@fco.gov.uk visa.tokyo@fco.gov.uk

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Japan

Next to the embassy in Tokyo there could be additional British consulates located in Japan.

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

British Consulates in Japan

Next to the embassy in Tokyo, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: Fukuoka, Nagoya and Osaka

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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