Embassy of the United Kingdom in Amman


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


British Embassy in Amman, Jordan Abdoun PO Box 87 Amman 11118 Jordan


(+962) (6) 592 3100


(+962) (6) 592 3759






Christopher Prentice - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Sun-Mon: 0800-1530 Tue-Thur: 0800-1500

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Jordan require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Amman 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 Amman before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.britain.org.jo ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+962) (6) 592 3100 or email info@britain.org.jo

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Jordan

Next to the embassy in Amman there could be additional British consulates located in Jordan.

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

British Consulates in Jordan

Next to the embassy in Amman, 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 Jordan ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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