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British Embassy closed for Eid Al Fitr

This world location news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

The British Embassy will be closed on Thursday 8, Sunday 11 and Monday 12 August on the occasion of Eid Al Fitr.

The Embassy will re-open on Tuesday 13 August.

Visa Services

The UK Visa Application Centre (VAC) will be closed on Thursday 8 August for the celebration of Eid Al Fitr.

Any visa applications that haven’t already been submitted at the VAC will not be processed before the weekend. Appointments are presently available for visa application submission every day next week. We are presently working well within our customer service target of 15 working days, but anyone wishing to have their application processed more quickly should opt for the priority service.

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