British Consul General in Houston
The British Consulate General in Houston maintains and develops relations between the UK and the USA.
In our region, we build investment relationships between the UK and US, strengthen cooperation on science and education, and support British nationals.
Find out more on our USA and the UK news page
We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico and Oklahoma.
If you’re in Texas, Arkansas, Colorado, Louisiana, New Mexico or Oaklahoma and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +1 713 210 4000. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in the USA, call 020 7008 1500.
Get an emergency travel document
If the person needing the emergency travel document is under 16, a parent or guardian should apply on their behalf.
If you are travelling in more than 3 weeks, check if you can get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.
If you are not a British citizen or have not had a British passport before
If you’re not sure, check if you’re a British citizen
If you’re not a British citizen but think you may be eligible, contact us to apply for an emergency travel document.
Other consular services
Notarial and documentary services
See the full list of notarial and documentary services we provide.
We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in the USA.
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Telephone: +1 713 210 4000
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