Embassy of the United Kingdom in Beirut


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


British Embassy in Beirut, Lebanon Embassies Complex, Army Street Zkak Al-Blat, Serail Hill P.O. Box 11-471 Beirut Lebanon


(+961) 1 960 800


(+961) 1 990 420






Mr Tom Fletcher - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Lebanon require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Beirut 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 Beirut before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinlebanon.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+961) 1 960 800 or email visa.beirut@fco.gov.uk

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Lebanon

Next to the embassy in Beirut there could be additional British consulates located in Lebanon.

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

British Consulates in Lebanon

Next to the embassy in Beirut, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: Tripoli

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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