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Disruption to emergency call numbers for consular assistance

28 May - Alternative numbers for customers experiencing difficulty in calling emergency consular assistance numbers in Portugal

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Disruption to emergency telephone numbers

Disruption to emergency telephone numbers

Customers are currently experiencing difficulties getting through on the regular consular assistance number +351 213 954 082. If you are trying to contact British consular staff in Portugal about a genuine consular emergency, please redial using +351 21 392 4000 (British Embassy, Lisbon).

Published 7 March 2014
Last updated 23 May 2014 + show all updates
  1. changed date of announcement. Disruption repeated on 24 may.

  2. First published.