Embassy of the United Kingdom in Moscow


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


British Embassy in Moscow, Russia Smolenskaya Naberezhnaya 10 Moscow 121099 Russia


(+7) (495) 956 7200


(+7) (495) 956 7201


moscow@britishembassy.ru consular.moscow@fco.gov.uk




Mr Anthony Brenon - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Summer: Mon-Fri: 0900-1300 / 1400-1700 Winter: Mon-Fri: 0800-1200 / 1300-1600

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Russia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Moscow 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 Moscow before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.britemb.msk.ru ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+7) (495) 956 7200 or email moscow@britishembassy.ru consular.moscow@fco.gov.uk

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Russia

Next to the embassy in Moscow there could be additional British consulates located in Russia.

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

British Consulates in Russia

Next to the embassy in Moscow, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: Novorossiysk, Saint Petersburg, Vladivostok, Yekaterinburg and Yuzhno Sakhalinsk

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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