Embassy of the United Kingdom in Stockholm


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


British Embassy in Stockholm, Sweden - Skarpogatan 6-8 - P.O. Box 27819 - 115 93 Stockholm - Sweden


(+46) (0)8 671 30 00


(+46) (0)8 662 99 89





Mr David Cairns - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Sweden require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Stockholm 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 Stockholm before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.gov.uk/world/organisations/british-embassy-stockholm) or contact the visa department by telephone (+46) (0)8 671 30 00 or email

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Sweden

Next to the embassy in Stockholm there could be additional British consulates located in Sweden.

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

British Consulates in Sweden

Next to the embassy in Stockholm, 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 Sweden ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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