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British Embassy in Budapest closed on Thursday 18 April 2013

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Please note that the British Embassy will be closed to the public on Thursday 18 April 2013.

We are not able to take telephone calls or receive visitors on this day. The embassy will reopen for normal business on Friday 19 April 2013, when we will be available to handle telephone enquiries.

If you have an enquiry about consular services, please check our Supporting British nationals in Hungary page on our website.

If you are enquiring about a British passport, please note that this embassy does not issue passports, and applications should be sent directly to the Identity and Passport Services in the UK. Full information can be found on the following web site by looking for passport information.

If you have an enquiry about visa services, please check our visa website.

For other routine enquiries, please call during our working hours, between 9am to 5pm, on Friday 19 April 2013.

If you have a genuine emergency, please call our Duty Officer on 06 70 335 5569 (when calling from outside Hungary: 00 36 70 335 5569).