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Foreign embassies in the UK

Details of foreign embassies, high commissions and consulates in the UK, including heads of mission.

Documents

London Diplomatic List

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Honorary consulates in the UK

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Consular offices outside London

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Details

The London Diplomatic List contains the addresses and contact details of all embassies and high commissions. It also lists the names of the heads of mission and their spouses (including the date of their appointment). The page also includes:

  • a list of heads of mission in order of precedence, including the date of appointment and details of the role
  • a list of consular offices outside London including Edinburgh, Cardiff, Manchester and Birmingham
Published 3 September 2013
Last updated 4 July 2022 + show all updates
  1. July update of the Heads of mission in order of precedence and their spouses.

  2. June update of the Heads of mission in order of precedence and their spouses list.

  3. June update of the London Diplomatic List, Consular List and Honorary Consuls List.

  4. May 2022 update of the Heads of mission in order of precedence and their spouses list.

  5. Updated London diplomatic list, honorary consulates in the UK, and consular offices outside London

  6. April update of the Heads of missions in order of precedence and their spouses.

  7. 3 updated lists: London Diplomatic List; Honorary Consulates; and Consulates outside London.

  8. Updates to London Diplomatic List, Consular List and Honorary Consuls List

  9. Updates to: London Diplomatic list, Consulates outside London and Honorary Consuls list.

  10. Added February update of the Heads of Missions list.

  11. 3 documents updated: London Diplomatic List, honorary consulates in the UK, consular offices outside London.

  12. January update of the Heads of mission in order of precedence and their spouses list.

  13. Added December update of the Heads of Missions Precedence list.

  14. December update of the London Diplomatic List, Consular List and Honorary Consuls List.

  15. November 2021 update of the London Diplomatic, Consulates outside London and Honorary Consulates in the UK lists.

  16. October 2021 update of 3 documents: London Diplomatic List, consulates outside London, and honorary consuls.

  17. Updated Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list for October 2021.

  18. September update of the London Diplomatic, Honorary Consulates within the UK and Consular Offices outside London lists.

  19. Added September 2021 update of the 'Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their spouses' list.

  20. August update of the 'Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their spouses' list.

  21. August 2021 update of the Consulates outside London, Honorary Consuls List, and London Diplomatic list.

  22. July update of the heads of missions and their spouse in order of precedence.

  23. July 2021 update of the London Diplomatic List, Honorary Consulates within the UK and Consular Offices outside London.

  24. June update of the London Diplomatic List.

  25. June 2021 update of the Heads of mission in order of precedence and their spouses

  26. June update of the London Diplomatic List, Honorary Consulates within the UK and Consular Offices outside London.

  27. May update of the Heads of missions in order of precedence and their spouses.

  28. May 2021 update of the Honorary Consuls and London Diplomatic List

  29. April update of the London Diplomatic List, Honorary Consulates within the UK and Consular Offices outside London.

  30. April 2021 update of the Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their spouses.

  31. March 2021 updates for London Diplomatic List, Honorary Consulates within the UK and Consular Offices outside London

  32. March update of the Heads of mission in order of precedence and their spouses.

  33. February 2021 updates for London Diplomatic List, Honorary Consulates within the UK and Consular Offices outside London

  34. February update of Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their spouses.

  35. January update of the Consulates outside London and Honorary Consuls list.

  36. January update of the London Diplomatic List.

  37. January update of Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their spouses.

  38. Added December update for Consulates outside London, London Diplomatic list and Honorary Consuls list.

  39. December update of Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their spouses.

  40. November update of Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their spouses.

  41. November 2020 update of Honorary Consulates within the UK, Consular Offices outside London and London Diplomatic lists

  42. Updated: Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list for October 2020.

  43. October update of the London Diplomatic List

  44. October update of the Honorary Consuls in the UK and Consulates in the UK outside London lists.

  45. September update of the Honorary Consuls in the UK list

  46. August update of the London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and the Honorary Consuls lists

  47. August update of the Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  48. July update of the Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list, London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and the Honorary Consuls lists

  49. June update of the Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list, London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and the Honorary Consuls lists

  50. May update of the Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list, London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and the Honorary Consuls lists.

  51. April update of the London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and the Honorary Consuls lists.

  52. March update of the Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  53. March update of the London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and the Honorary Consuls lists.

  54. February update of the Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  55. February update of the London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and the Honorary Consuls lists.

  56. January update of the Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  57. December update of the London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and the Honorary Consuls lists.

  58. December update of the Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  59. November update of the Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list, London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and the Honorary Consuls lists.

  60. October update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  61. October update of the London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and the Honorary Consuls lists.

  62. September update of the London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and the Honorary Consuls lists.

  63. September update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  64. August update of the London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and the Honorary Consuls lists.

  65. August update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  66. June update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  67. June update of the London Diplomatic list, consulates in the UK outside London and the honorary consuls lists

  68. May update of the London Diplomatic list, consulates in the UK outside London and the honorary consuls lists

  69. May update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  70. April update of the London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and the Honorary Consuls lists.

  71. April update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  72. March update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  73. Addition of March 2019 data

  74. February update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  75. London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and the Honorary Consuls Lists updated.

  76. January addition of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list updated

  77. London Diplomatic List, consular offices outside London and honorary consulates updated

  78. December addition of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list updated

  79. December 2018 information added

  80. November addition of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list updated

  81. London diplomatic list, consular offices outside London and honorary consulates updated

  82. London Diplomatic List, consular offices outside London and honorary consulates updated

  83. Head of Missions data updated.

  84. Head of Missions updated.

  85. The London Diplomatic list, Consular offices outside London and Honorary consulates lists updated.

  86. Diplomatic list, Consular Officers and Honorary consulates updated.

  87. Heads of Mission updated.

  88. London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and the Honorary Consuls Lists updated.

  89. Head of Mission July update.

  90. Diplomatic list updated.

  91. London Diplomatic list updated.

  92. All lists updated.

  93. Diplomatic List, Consular offices outside London and the Honorary Consulates lists updated.

  94. April 2018 update to the Heads of Mission list.

  95. The London Diplomatic list, honorary list and Consulates in the UK outside London have been updated.

  96. Heads of Mission list updated.

  97. All lists updated.

  98. London Diplomatic List updated.

  99. London Diplomatic list and Heads of Mission list updated.

  100. Lists updated

  101. The London Diplomatic, Consular Offices outside London and Honorary Consulates within the UK updated.

  102. Heads of Mission in order and their spouses updated.

  103. Honorary consulates list updated.

  104. London Diplomatic List and Consular Offices updated.

  105. Heads of Mission list updated.

  106. London Diplomatic List updated.

  107. Foreign embassies in the UK page updated.

  108. Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their spouses updated

  109. Foreign embassies in the UK page updated.

  110. Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their spouses list updated.

  111. London diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK outside London and Honorary Consulates lists updated.

  112. Heads of Mission list updated

  113. London Diplomatic list updated.

  114. London Diplomatic, Consulates outside London and Honorary Consulates lists updated.

  115. Heads of Mission list updated.

  116. Heads of Mission in order of precedence list updated.

  117. London Diplomatic List, Consular offices outside London and Honorary Consulates in the UK updated.

  118. Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their spouses, London Diplomatic List, Consular Offices outside London and Honorary Consulates within the UK lists updated.

  119. London diplomatic list updated.

  120. Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their Spouses updated

  121. London Diplomatic list, Consulates in the UK and Honorary Consuls list updated.

  122. HOMs list updated.

  123. Consular Offices and Diplomatic list updated.

  124. Head of Mission list updated.

  125. Heads of mission, Diplomatic and Consulates lists updated

  126. October London Diplomatic list uploaded

  127. HOMS precedence list for October.

  128. Latest HOMs list added

  129. Added latest - London Diplomatic List Sept 2016 and Consulate General in the UK

  130. Updated Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their Spouses - August 2016

  131. Updated Diplomatic List - August 2016

  132. London diplomatic list updated.

  133. HoMs precedence list updated.

  134. HoMs precedence list updated.

  135. Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their Spouses list updated.

  136. London diplomatic list updated.

  137. Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their Spouses list updated.

  138. London Diplomatic List updated.

  139. London Diplomatic List updated.

  140. Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their Spouses list updated.

  141. London diplomatic list updated.

  142. London Diplomatic List updated

  143. Updated London Diplomatic List

  144. Updated spouse list

  145. New London Diplomatic List for November 2015 added

  146. Updated document

  147. List updated

  148. updated list

  149. List updated

  150. Updated document

  151. updated London dip list

  152. Updated list

  153. Updated with October London Heads of Mission in order of precedence list

  154. Updated with the London Diplomatic List for January 2014.

  155. Updated with December 2013: Heads of Mission in order of precedence and their Spouses.

  156. Updated with the London Diplomatic List for December 2013.

  157. Updated with September's version.

  158. First published.

  159. Update of London Diplomatic List.

  160. Update of London Diplomatic List.

  161. Update to the London Diplomatic List.

  162. Update of Heads of Mission in order of precedence document

  163. Update of London Diplomatic List

  164. Updated London Diplomatic list for December 2012