Embassy of the United Kingdom in Buenos Aires


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


British Embassy in Buenos Aires, Argentina Dr. Luis Agote 2412 1425 Buenos Aires Argentina


(+54) (11) 4808 2200


(+54) (11) 4808 2283 or (+54) (11) 4803-1731






Mr John Hughes - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Mon-Thurs: 0845-1730 Fri: 0845-1400

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Argentina require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the British embassy in Buenos Aires 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 Buenos Aires before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.britain.org.ar ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+54) (11) 4808 2200 or email askconsular.baires@fco.gov.uk

Consulates of the United Kingdom in Argentina

Next to the embassy in Buenos Aires there could be additional British consulates located in Argentina.

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

British Consulates in Argentina

Next to the embassy in Buenos Aires, the United Kingdom has consulates in the following cities: Cordoba, Mendoza and Rosario

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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