We maintain and develop relations between the UK and Iraq. The British Consulate General in Erbil provides services to British nationals living in and visiting Kurdistan Region and northern Iraq.
If you’re in Iraq and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +44(0)1908 516666. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Iraq, call 020 7008 1500.
Get an emergency travel document
If you need an emergency travel document and are due to travel in the next 24 hours, contact us as soon as possible.
Book an appointment for an emergency travel document at British Consulate-General Erbil if you are not due to travel in the next 24 hours and:
- are over 16 years old and
- are a British citizen and
- have previously owned a British passport
- over 16 years old but have not owned a British passport before or
- not a British citizen or
- applying for a child under 16 years old
Other consular services
Notarial and documentary services
We may be able to offer notarial services. See the full list of notarial and documentary services we provide in Baghdad.
British Consulate General Erbil provides legalisation services. Read our notarial and documentary services page for more information on legalisation.
We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Iraq.
We also provide services in Baghdad.
British Consulate General Erbil
Telephone +44(0)1908 516666
If you are a British National requiring urgent consular assistance, outside normal working hours, please call: +44 (0) 207 008 1500