Embassy of North Korea in London


The North Korean Embassy in the United Kingdom is a bilateral mission in London and promotes North Korean interests in the United Kingdom. The embassy of North Korea also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United Kingdom. The North Korean Embassy in London is headed by Mr Hyon Hak Bong - Ambassador of North Korea to the United Kingdom.


North Korean Embassy in London, the United Kingdom 73 Gunnersbury Avenue London W5 4LP United Kingdom


(+44) 20 8992 4965


(+44) 20 8992 2053





Mr Hyon Hak Bong - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon-Fri: 09.00-12.30 and 14.00-17.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United Kingdom require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the North Korean embassy in London 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 North Korea

For all North Korean visa related matters contact the embassy in London before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+44) 20 8992 4965 or email dprkrepmission@yahoo.co.uk

Consulates of North Korea in the United Kingdom

Next to the embassy in London there could be additional North Korean consulates located in the United Kingdom.

Please check below for the locations of the North Korean consulates in the United Kingdom.

North Korean Consulates in the United Kingdom

Next to the embassy in London, North Korea has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that North Korea does not have any consulates located in United Kingdom ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the North Korean Embassy in London offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from United Kingdom to North Korea as wel as for North Korean citizens in United Kingdom. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, North Korean nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.