The British Consulate General in Barcelona represents the UK government in Catalonia, Aragon and Andorra.

Find out more about our work with Spain on the UK and Spain news page.

Travelling to the UK and visas 

If you plan to visit the UK check what documents you’ll need to enter the UK and check if you need a UK visa

For questions about applying for a visa or your visa status, contact UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI). The British Consulate General in Barcelona cannot help with travel or visa enquiries. 

Getting help in Spain 


If you’re abroad and cannot use your passport, for example if it’s been lost, stolen or damaged, you can apply for a replacement passport.  

If you need to travel before your replacement passport is issued, you can apply for an emergency travel document

Emergency assistance 

Contact your travel provider and insurer if you’re involved in a serious incident or emergency abroad. They’ll tell you if they can help and what you need to do to make a claim. 

We can help British nationals in emergencies abroad. We prioritise people who are vulnerable and need our help the most. Read what to do if you need help: 

If the guidance does not give you the help you need, call us 24/7 for emergency consular assistance: 

  • +34 93 366 62 00 from Spain 
  • +44 (0)20 7008 5000 from the UK 

Living in Spain 

Read our guidance about moving to or living in Spain, including information about: 

  • healthcare 
  • driving 
  • accessing your pension 
  • working (including tax) 

  • studying 

Request official documents 

You can: 

Other British consulates in Spain

We also provide services in: 

There is a full list of UK help and services in Spain and find out more about our work on the UK and Spain news page.

Contact us

British Consulate General Barcelona

British Consulate General Barcelona
Avda Diagonal 477–13
08036 Barcelona

Consular enquiries: telephone
+34 93 366 6200 / +44 20 7008 5000

+34 93 366 6221

Use our contact form for consular enquiries:

Public access to the British Consulate-General is by appointment only.

Access and opening times

Visa enquiries

Passport enquiries

Contact form

Passport advice line
+44 300 222 0000