Embassy of the United Kingdom in Kuwait City


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


British Embassy in Kuwait City, Kuwait Arabian Gulf Street, Dasman P O Box 2, Safat 13001 P O Box 300, Safat 13003 Kuwait City Kuwait


(+965) 2 240 3335


(+965) 2 240 7395






Christopher Wilon - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Sat-Wed: 0730-1430

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Kuwait require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Kuwait City 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 Kuwait City before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.britishembassy-kuwait.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+965) 2 240 3335 or email britemb@qualitynet.net

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Kuwait

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

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

British Consulates in Kuwait

Next to the embassy in Kuwait City, 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 Kuwait ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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