Embassy of the United Kingdom in Riga


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


British Embassy in Riga, Latvia J. Alunana iela 5 Riga 1010 Latvia


(+371) 677 747 00


(+371) 677 747 07






Vacant - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Latvia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Riga 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 Riga before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.gov.uk/government/world/latvia ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+371) 677 747 00 or email britishembassy.riga@fco.gov.uk

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Latvia

Next to the embassy in Riga there could be additional British consulates located in Latvia.

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

British Consulates in Latvia

Next to the embassy in Riga, 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 Latvia ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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