Embassy of the United Kingdom in Doha


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


British Embassy in Doha, Qatar West Bay, off Wahda Street near Rainbow roundabout P.O. Box: 3 Doha Qatar


(+974) 4496 2000


(+974) 4496 2086





Mr John Hawkins - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Qatar require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Doha 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 Doha before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinqatar.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+974) 4496 2000 or email

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Qatar

Next to the embassy in Doha there could be additional British consulates located in Qatar.

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

British Consulates in Qatar

Next to the embassy in Doha, 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 Qatar ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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