Embassy of the United Kingdom in Victoria


The British Embassy in Seychelles is a bilateral mission in Victoria and promotes British interests in Seychelles. The embassy of the United Kingdom also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Seychelles. The British Embassy in Victoria is headed by Mr. Matthew Forbes, High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Seychelles.


British High Commission in Victoria, the Seychelles 3rd Floor, Oliaji Trade Centre Francis Rachel Street PO Box 161 Victoria, Mahe Seychelles


(+248) 28 36 66


(+248) 28 36 57






Mr. Matthew Forbes, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Seychelles require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Victoria 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 Victoria before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (ukinseychelles.fco.gov.uk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+248) 28 36 66 or email bhcvictoria@fco.gov.uk

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Seychelles

Next to the embassy in Victoria there could be additional British consulates located in Seychelles.

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

British Consulates in Seychelles

Next to the embassy in Victoria, 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 Seychelles ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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