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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 within 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). We also provide the following information:

  • 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 in cities such as Edinburgh, Cardiff, Manchester and Birmingham
Published 3 September 2013
Last updated 11 February 2021 + show all updates
  1. February 2021 updates for London Diplomatic List, Honorary Consulates within the UK and Consular Offices outside London

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

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

  4. January update of the London Diplomatic List.

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

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

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

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

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

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

  11. October update of the London Diplomatic List

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  28. October update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

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

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

  31. September update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

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

  33. August update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  34. June update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

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

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

  37. May update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

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

  39. April update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  40. March update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

  41. Addition of March 2019 data

  42. February update of Foreign Heads of Mission Precedence list

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

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

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

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

  47. December 2018 information added

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

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

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  51. Head of Missions data updated.

  52. Head of Missions updated.

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

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

  55. Heads of Mission updated.

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

  57. Head of Mission July update.

  58. Diplomatic list updated.

  59. London Diplomatic list updated.

  60. All lists updated.

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

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

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

  64. Heads of Mission list updated.

  65. All lists updated.

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

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

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

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  86. 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.

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

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  90. HOMs list updated.

  91. Consular Offices and Diplomatic list updated.

  92. Head of Mission list updated.

  93. Heads of mission, Diplomatic and Consulates lists updated

  94. October London Diplomatic list uploaded

  95. HOMS precedence list for October.

  96. Latest HOMs list added

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

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

  99. Updated Diplomatic List - August 2016

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  112. Updated spouse list

  113. New London Diplomatic List for November 2015 added

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  119. updated London dip list

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

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

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

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

  125. Updated with September's version.

  126. First published.

  127. Update of London Diplomatic List.

  128. Update of London Diplomatic List.

  129. Update to the London Diplomatic List.

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

  131. Update of London Diplomatic List

  132. Updated London Diplomatic list for December 2012