Welcome to our website. Find out about our exciting work here in the Falkland Islands.

Our services


The Governor’s Office does not deal with visa matters. For information on whether you need a visa to travel to the United Kingdom and how to apply, please see the UK Visas & Immigration https://www.gov.uk/visas-immigration page. For information on visas to visit the Falkland Islands, please contact the Falkland Islands Customs and Immigration Department admin@customs.gov.fk.

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.

Passports and emergency travel documents

How to renew or replace your British passport when outside of the UK and information on getting replacement travel documents if your passport is lost or stolen.

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.

Consular fees

Information on the current cost of fee-bearing services.

Our people

Colin Roberts

Colin Roberts

Governor to Falkland Islands

Contact us

Governor's Office Stanley

Government House
Ross Road
Falkland Islands

Opening hours
8:00am to 12:00pm and 1:15pm to 4:30pm.
(excluding weekends and public holidays)