Embassy of the United Kingdom in Lusaka
The British Embassy in Zambia is a bilateral mission in Lusaka and promotes British interests in Zambia. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Zambia. The British Embassy in Lusaka is headed by Mr James Thornon, High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Zambia.
British High Commission in Lusaka, Zambia 5210 Independence Avenue P.O.Box 50050 15101 Ridgeway Lusaka Zambia
(+260) (211) 423 200
(+260) (211) 423 273
Mr James Thornon, High Commissioner
Many embassies in Zambia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Lusaka you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.
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 Lusaka before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinzambia.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+260) (211) 423 200 or email
Consulates of the United Kingdom in Zambia
Next to the embassy in Lusaka there could be additional British consulates located in Zambia.
Please check below for the locations of the British consulates in Zambia.