Embassy of the United Kingdom in Sanaa


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


British Embassy in Sanaa, Yemen 938 Thahr Himyar Street, East Ring Road P.O. Box 1287 Sanaa Yemen


(+967) (1) 302 480 to 5


(+967) (1) 302 454





Mr Nicholas Hopon - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Yemen require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Sanaa 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 Sanaa before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinyemen.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+967) (1) 302 480 to 5 or email

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Yemen

Next to the embassy in Sanaa there could be additional British consulates located in Yemen.

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

British Consulates in Yemen

Next to the embassy in Sanaa, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: Hodeidah

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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