This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government
The Consular section in Rome will be open by appointment only on 27 December. No other services will be available.
In case of an emergency please call our switchboard on (0039) 06 4220 0001 and listen to instructions on how to get in touch with our consular assistance team, which only handles emergencies involving British citizens abroad who are in need of urgent assistance.
Examples of such emergencies include the hospitalisation, detention or death of a British national overseas.