Embassy of the United Kingdom in Kuala Lumpur


The British Embassy in Malaysia is a bilateral mission in Kuala Lumpur and promotes British interests in Malaysia. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Malaysia. The British Embassy in Kuala Lumpur is headed by Mr Bruce Elliot Cleghorn, High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Malaysia.


British High Commission in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 185 Jalan Ampang PO Box 11030 50732 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia


(+60) (3) 2170 2200


(+60) (3) 2170 2370


political.kualalumpur@fco.gov.uk consular.kualalumpur@fco.gov.uk




Mr Bruce Elliot Cleghorn, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

08.00-12.30 and 13.15-16.30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Malaysia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.britain.org.my ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+60) (3) 2170 2200 or email political.kualalumpur@fco.gov.uk consular.kualalumpur@fco.gov.uk

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Malaysia

Next to the embassy in Kuala Lumpur there could be additional British consulates located in Malaysia.

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

British Consulates in Malaysia

Next to the embassy in Kuala Lumpur, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: Johor Bahru, Kota Kinabalu, Kuching, Miri and Penang

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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