British High Commission Kingston

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

Jamaica

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.

Passports

   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.

Call during business hours to make an appointment to extend the validity of your British passport (select option 1, followed by 0)

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 2015

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
Thursday 1 January New Year’s Day
Wednesday 18 February Holiday
Friday 3 April Good Friday
Monday 6 April Easter Monday
Monday 4 May Holiday
Monday 25 May Holiday
Tuesday 26 May Holiday
Thursday 6 August Holiday
Monday 31 August Holiday
Monday 19 October Holiday
Friday 25 December Christmas Day
Monday 28 December in lieu of Boxing Day