Embassy of the United Kingdom in Tripoli


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


British Embassy in Tripoli, Libya 24th Floor, Tripoli Towers Tripoli Libya


(+218) (21) 335 1084 / 5 / 6






Dominic Asquith - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Libya require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Tripoli 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 Tripoli before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinlibya.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+218) (21) 335 1084 / 5 / 6 or email

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Libya

Next to the embassy in Tripoli there could be additional British consulates located in Libya.

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

British Consulates in Libya

Next to the embassy in Tripoli, 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 Libya ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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