The British Consulate General in Boston represents the UK government in the New England region.

This involves work across political, commercial, security and economic areas of interest to the UK and New England states including Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island, and Connecticut (except Fairfield County). The consulate provides consular assistance to British nationals in the New England region.

Our services

Visas

For information on whether you require a visa for the United Kingdom and how to apply go to the UK Border Agency website.

Births, deaths and marriages

Information on how you can register a birth or death which occurred overseas, and legal documents for couples marrying or entering into civil partnerships abroad.

Emergency travel documents

Information on getting an emergency travel document if your passport is lost or stolen while abroad.

Passport renewal

For information on how to apply for your first passport or renew an existing passport, please visit the overseas passport section of this website. Please note that our embassy and consulates are not authorised to respond to individual enquiries about passport applications.

Travel Advice

Information on staying safe and avoiding problems when living or travelling abroad, with links to our embassies, high commissions and other diplomatic posts across the world.

Legalisation Service

How to get official confirmation that your UK public documentation is genuine so it can be accepted by foreign authorities. The UK does not require any documents to be legalised for use within the UK.

Notarial and documentary services

Information about official documents, certificates and letters available at our offices in the US.

Consular fees

Information on the current cost of fee-bearing services.

Our people

Contact us

British Consulate General Boston

One Broadway
Cambridge MA 02142
USA

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Press Enquiries

Our press and public affairs officers answer media enquiries about the UK government and the work of the British Consulate General Boston.

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