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British Embassy in Montevideo closed on November 1st

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

Please note that the British Embassy will be closed to the public on Friday 1st November for local public holiday.

We are not able to take telephone calls or receive visitors on this day. The embassy will reopen for normal business on Monday 4th November, when we will be available to handle telephone enquiries.

If you have an enquiry about consular services, please check our Services Section on our website.

If you are enquiring about a British passport, please note that this embassy does not issue full British passports, and applications should be sent directly to the Regional Passport Processing Centre (British Embassy, 19 Observatory Circle N.W.,Washington DC 20008). Full information can be found on the following web site [https://www.gov.uk/overseas-passports]

If you have a genuine emergency cases are covered by the Global Response Centre. You can contact them on +598 2622 36 30. For other routine enquiries, please call during our working hours on Monday 4th.