British Embassy Kabul

15th Street, Roundabout Wazir Akbar Khan
PO Box 334

Kabul
Afghanistan

8.30 am to 4.30 pm (Sunday to Thursday)
Consular counter is open from 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Consular Email: Cons.Kabul@fco.gov.uk

British Embassy Kabul

15th Street, Roundabout Wazir Akbar Khan
PO Box 334, Kabul, Afghanistan

Emailbritishembassy.kabul@fco.gov.uk General telephone +93 (0) 700 102 000 Management fax +93 (0) 700 102 250 Political section fax +93 (0) 700 102 274

Local Time: 8.30 am to 4.30 pm (Sunday to Thursday) Consular counter is open from 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM Consular Email: Cons.Kabul@fco.gov.uk

Embassy holidays

List of holidays in the year 2017 at the British Embassy Kabul

Date Week Day Holiday Name
January 01 Sunday New Year’s Day
April 16 Sunday Easter (in lieue of Friday April 14)
April 17 Monday Easter
May 28 Sunday Ramadan Day 1* (Holiday to mark the start of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting)
June 25 Sunday Eid Ul Fitr Day 1* (Religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide that marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting)
June 26 Monday Eid Ul Fitr Day 2*
June 27 Tuesday Eid Ul Fitr Day 3*
August 31 Thursday Eid ul Adha Day 1* (Second of two religious holidays celebrated by Muslims. It honours the willingness of Prophet Ibrahim to sacrifice his son Ismail in obedience of a command from God. Marks the end of the annual Hajj (pilgrimage) to Makkah )
September 03 Sunday Eid ul Adha Day 2*
September 04 Monday Eid ul Adha Day 3*
October 01 Sunday Tenth of Moharram (Ashoura) *
November 30 Thursday Mawloud-e-Sharif (Birthday of Holy Prophet PBUH)
December 25 Monday Christmas Day
26 December Tuesday Boxing Day
  • Actual dates subject to the sighting of the moon.

Disabled Access

There is no public access to the British Embassy Kabul without a prior appointment. If you have an appointment for a meeting at the embassy and require assistance for a disability, please contact the person you are meeting.