Embassy of the United Kingdom in Hanoi


The British Embassy in Vietnam is a bilateral mission in Hanoi and promotes British interests in Vietnam. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Vietnam. The British Embassy in Hanoi is headed by Dr Anony Sokes - Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Vietnam.


British Embassy in Hanoi, Vietnam Central Building 4th floor, 31 Hai Ba Trung Hanoi Vietnam


(+84) (4) 3936 0500


(+84) (4) 3936 0561





Dr Anony Sokes - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Vietnam require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Hanoi 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 Hanoi before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinvietnam.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+84) (4) 3936 0500 or email

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Vietnam

Next to the embassy in Hanoi there could be additional British consulates located in Vietnam.

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

British Consulates in Vietnam

Next to the embassy in Hanoi, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: Ho Chi Minh City

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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