British High Commission Kingston

British High Commission
P O Box 575
28 Trafalgar Road
Kingston 10


About us

Visit our profile page for more about the work we do.

Opening hours

Due to security considerations, public access is by appointment only.

Telephone: 9am to 4pm Monday to Thursday, 9am to 1pm Friday (excluding public holidays)

Emergency consular assistance following the death, hospitalisation, arrest, or other serious incident involving a British national is available 24 hours by calling +1 876 936 0700

Visa enquiries

   Service not offered at this location

Check if you need a visa or send an enquiry to UK Visas and Immigration.


   Service not offered at this location

Find out how to apply for a British passport or send an enquiry to Her Majesty’s Passport Office.

Services available by appointment in Kingston

Make an appointment on-line for the following services, or contact us by telephone for further help.

Disabled Access

Our offices are fully equipped with facilities for disabled visitors. If you need special assistance, please contact us before you arrange an appointment.

Press enquiries

Our press team answers media enquiries about the work of the UK government and the British High Commission in Kingston. To contact the press team, please call +1 876 936 0700

UK Trade and Investment (UKTI)

UKTI helps companies succeed in the global economy. We also help overseas companies bring their high-quality investment to the UK’s dynamic economy, acknowledged as Europe’s best place from which to succeed in global business.

Public holidays in 2016

On the following public holidays, our office will be closed for normal business. Emergency consular assistance for British nationals is available by telephone.

Date Holiday
Friday 1 January New Year’s Day
Wednesday 10 February Ash Wednesday
Friday 25 March Good Friday
Monday 28 March Easter Monday
Monday 2 May May Bank Holiday
Monday 23 May Labour Day
Monday 30 May Spring Bank Holiday
Monday 31 May Privilege Day for Queen’s birthday
Monday 1 August Emancipation Day
Monday 29 August Summer Bank Holiday
Monday 17 October National Heroes Day
Monday 26 December Boxing Day
*Tuesday 27 December In lieu of Christmas Day