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Embassy closure for Lao New Year and Easter

The British Embassy in Vientiane will be closed on 14-16 April in observance of the Lao New Year and for Good Friday on 18 April.

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We are working during normal office hours on Thursday, 17 April.

We will reopen again after the holidays on Monday, 21 April.

In case of emergency, please call the switchboard number +856 (0)30 770 0000.

Alternatively, you may find the following link helpful:

Apply for a passport or emergency travel document

Published 11 April 2014