Ambassador, British Embassy Sudan
We aim to help develop a Sudan at peace with itself and its neighbours, meeting the needs and aspirations of its people.
The UK government’s objectives in Sudan are to: support the peaceful completion of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA); work towards an inclusive peace with justice in Darfur; support national and regional stability; back human rights; encourage the development of democratic and accountable government; and reduce poverty levels
Emergency consular assistance (24 hours)
For emergency assistance, such as in the event of the death, assault, arrest or hospitalisation of a British national, call the embassy on +249 15677 5500 and follow the instructions to be connected with a consular officer. If you are calling from the UK about a British national in Sudan, call our Consular Assistance Team on 020 7008 1500.
Emergency travel documents
We may be able to provide an emergency travel document if you can’t get a new or replacement passport in time to travel. If you are due to travel in the next 24 hours, you should contact your nearest consulate as soon as possible. For all other applications, please check what you must bring with you and then make an appointment at your nearest consulate using the links below. Please call your nearest consulate for advice before making an appointment if: * you have never applied for a British passport before * you are applying on behalf of a child An emergency travel document does not guarantee entry to every country. Read what an emergency travel document does.
Notarial and documentary services
Where local notaries can provide services, the British consulate will not provide them. In many cases local notaries or lawyers can provide services more cheaply, quickly and conveniently.
For information on whether you require a visa for the United Kingdom and how to apply go to the UK Border Agency website.
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.
How to renew or replace your British passport when visiting the UK and information on getting replacement travel documents if your passport is lost or stolen.
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.
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.
British Embassy Khartoum
off Sharia Al Baladia
(PO Box No 801)
Telephone +249 (0)156 775500
Fax +249 (0)156 775501
Embassy: Sunday to Wednesday, 8am to 16:00, Thursday 8am to 2:30pm
Consular: Sunday to Wednesday, 9am to 12pm each day
The Consular section will be closed to the public on Thursdays.
Outside of these opening hours, we remain open to British nationals in distress only.
Applications (by appointment): Sunday to Wednesday, 8:30am to 12pm
Passport Collection: 1pm to 2pm
Thursday Applications (by appointment): 8:30am to 11am
Passport Collection: 1pm to 2pm
Consular section closure notice
The Consular Section of the British Embassy Khartoum will be closed between 13-24 April. Normal opening hours will resume from Sunday 27th April.