Our mission

We are improving the close and historic relationship between the UK and Kuwait, thus increasing the prosperity and security of both nations. Important areas of this cooperation include:

* increasing bilateral trade and investment
* supporting peace and stability in a changing region
* countering common threats, including terrorism
* enhancing a close military relationship
* providing services for British nationals in Kuwait
* providing an efficient visa service for visitors coming to the UK
* offering support and advice where appropriate as Kuwait continues to develop its democracy, governance and human rights frameworks

Priorities

Documents

Our announcements

  1. Consular Information Note

    • 31 March 2015
    • News article
  2. UK announces health surcharge

    • 27 March 2015
    • News story

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Our publications

  1. Exporting to Kuwait

    • 6 February 2015
    • Guidance
  2. Kuwait - visit of the Lord Mayor of London

    • 28 January 2015
    • Research and analysis

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Organisations

British Embassy Kuwait

We work to maintain and further Britain's relationship with Kuwait.

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British Embassy Kuwait, main contact

British Embassy
Arabian Gulf Street
Dasman

Kuwait City
Kuwait City
Kuwait

Our working hours are now Sunday to Wednesday 07:30 - 15:30, Thursday 07:30-13:30.

The weekend in Kuwait is Friday and Saturday.

UK Trade & Investment Kuwait

UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) helps UK-based companies succeed in the global economy. We also help overseas companies bring their high-quality investment to the UK’s dynamic economy.

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UK Trade & Investment Kuwait

British Embassy
PO Box 2


13001 Safat
Kuwait

Office hours:
Sunday to Wednesday 7.30am – 3.30pm
Thursday 7.30am – 1.30pm