Embassy of the United Kingdom in Lilongwe


The British Embassy in Malawi is a bilateral mission in Lilongwe and promotes British interests in Malawi. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Malawi. The British Embassy in Lilongwe is headed by Mr Michael Nevin, High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Malawi.


British High Commission in Lilongwe, Malawi P.O. Box 30042 Lilongwe 3 Malawi


(+265) 1 772 400 / 683


(+265) 1 772 657





Mr Michael Nevin, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Malawi require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Lilongwe 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 Lilongwe before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinmalawi.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+265) 1 772 400 / 683 or email

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Malawi

Next to the embassy in Lilongwe there could be additional British consulates located in Malawi.

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

British Consulates in Malawi

Next to the embassy in Lilongwe, 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 Malawi ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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