Embassy of the United Kingdom in Montevideo


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


British Embassy in Montevideo, Uruguay Calle Marco Bruto 1073 PO Box 16024 11300 Montevideo Uruguay


(+598) (2) 622 3630 (+598) (2) 622 3650


(+598) (2) 622 7815






Mr John Everard - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mid-Mar - Mid-Dec: 0900-1300 / 1400-1715 Mid-Dec - Mid-Mar: 0800-1400

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Uruguay require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Montevideo 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 Montevideo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.britishembassy.org.uy ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+598) (2) 622 3630 (+598) (2) 622 3650 or email bemonte@internet.com.uy

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Uruguay

Next to the embassy in Montevideo there could be additional British consulates located in Uruguay.

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

British Consulates in Uruguay

Next to the embassy in Montevideo, 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 Uruguay ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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