British Consul General Jerusalem
The British Consulate-General in Jerusalem represents the UK government in Jerusalem, West Bank and Gaza.
We work on political, commercial, security and economic interests between the UK and the Palestinian Territories.
The British Consulate General Jerusalem and our office in Gaza provide consular assistance to British nationals in Jerusalem, West Bank and Gaza.
Find out more on our UK and The Occupied Palestinian Territories news page. You can access UK government services while in the Occupied Palestinian Territories.
If you’re in Jerusalem and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +972 (0) 2 5414100. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, call 020 7008 1500.
NOTE: There will be a telephone outage at the British Consulate General Jerusalem on 23 November between 12.00 – 13.30. For British Nationals requiring urgent consular assistance please call the British Embassy in Tel-Aviv on 03 7251222
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 due to travel in the next 24 hours, contact us as soon as possible.
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.
Once you have contacted us, you will be advised to make an appointment to apply for an emergency travel document at British Consulate-General Jerusalem.
Please ensure you select the correct option for the Embassy in Tel-Aviv when applying online.
Other consular services
Notarial and documentary services
We offer some notarial services, including administer an oath, affirmation or affidavit, witness a signature and make a certified copy of a document. 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 Occupied Palestinian Territories.
British Consulate General Jerusalem, main contact