Embassy of the United Kingdom in Mexico City


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


British Embassy in Mexico City, Mexico Rio Lerma 71 Col Cuauhtomoc 06500 Mexico City Mexico


(+52) (55) 5242 8500


(+52) (55) 5242 8517




www.embajadabritanica.com.mx www.britishembassy.gov.uk/mexico


Mr Timothy Giles Paxman - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon-Thurs: 0800-1600 Fri: 0800-1330

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Mexico require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Mexico City 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 Mexico City before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.embajadabritanica.com.mx www.britishembassy.gov.uk/mexico) or contact the visa department by telephone (+52) (55) 5242 8500 or email ukinmex@att.net.mx

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Mexico

Next to the embassy in Mexico City there could be additional British consulates located in Mexico.

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

British Consulates in Mexico

Next to the embassy in Mexico City, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: Cancun

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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