We maintain and develop relations between the UK and Madagascar. The British Embassy in Antananarivo provides services to British nationals living in and visiting Madagascar.

You can access UK government services while in Madagascar.

Urgent assistance

If you’re in Madagascar and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +261 (0) 2022 33053. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Madagascar, call 020 7008 1500.

Get an emergency travel document

You can apply for an emergency travel document if you’re abroad and your passport has been lost or stolen, damaged or expired, and you can’t get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.

Apply online for 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.

Please ensure you keep the last paragraph which includes the link to the CABS appointment booking service:

Once you have contacted us, you will be advised to make an appointment to apply for an emergency travel document at the British Embassy Antananarivo.

Other consular services

Notarial and documentary services

British Embassy Antananarivo does not provide notarial and documentary services for British nationals in Madagascar. Where local notaries can provide services, the British Embassy will not provide them. In many cases local notaries or lawyers can sometimes provide these services more conveniently.

See notarial and documentary services.

Consular fees

We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Madagascar.

Our people

Phil Boyle

Phil Boyle

British Ambassador to Madagascar

Contact us

British Embassy Antananarivo

British Embassy Antananarivo
Ninth Floor Tour Zital
Ravoninahitriniarivo Street

Ankorondrano
Antananarivo 101
Madagascar

In case you are having problems getting through, this may be due to technical issues on our telephone lines. Please email us and we will reply to your query as rapidly as we can.

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