We develop and maintain relations between the UK and Angola and São Tomé and Principe.

The embassy provides consular assistance through its consular agent to British nationals in Angola, São Tomé and Principe, and processes visa application in Angola for those wishing to visit the UK.

Our services


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


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.

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.

Book an appointment for an emergency travel document in British Embassy Luanda

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.

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.

Our people

John Dennis

John Dennis

British Ambassador to Angola

  • Andrew Bowes

    Deputy Head of Mission, British Embassy Luanda

Contact us

British Embassy Luanda

Rua 17 de Setembro, Nº 4


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