Embassy of the United Kingdom in Dar es Salaam


The British Embassy in Tanzania is a bilateral mission in Dar es Salaam and promotes British interests in Tanzania. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Tanzania. The British Embassy in Dar es Salaam is headed by Ms Diane Louise Corner, High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Tanzania.


British High Commission in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Umoja House Garden Avenue PO Box 9200 Dar es Salaam Tanzania


(+255) (22) 229 0000


(+255) (22) 211 0102



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Ms Diane Louise Corner, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Mon-Thu: 07.30-15.30 Fri: 07.30-13.30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Tanzania require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Dar es Salaam 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 Dar es Salaam before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukintanzania.fco.gov.uk twitter.com/ukintanzania) or contact the visa department by telephone (+255) (22) 229 0000 or email

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Tanzania

Next to the embassy in Dar es Salaam there could be additional British consulates located in Tanzania.

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

British Consulates in Tanzania

Next to the embassy in Dar es Salaam, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: Arusha and Zanzibar

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the British Embassy in Dar es Salaam offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Tanzania to United Kingdom as wel as for British citizens in Tanzania. 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.