Embassy of the United Kingdom in Kathmandu


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


British Embassy in Kathmandu, Nepal Lainchaur P.O. Box 106 Kathmandu Nepal


(+977) (1) 441 0583 (+977) (1) 441 4588


(+977) (1) 441 1789 (+977) (1) 441 6723





Mr John Anthony Tucknott - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Nepal require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Kathmandu 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 Kathmandu before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinnepal.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+977) (1) 441 0583 (+977) (1) 441 4588 or email

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Nepal

Next to the embassy in Kathmandu there could be additional British consulates located in Nepal.

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

British Consulates in Nepal

Next to the embassy in Kathmandu, 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 Nepal ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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