British Ambassador to Kazakhstan
We maintain and develop relations between the UK and Kazakhstan. The British Embassy in Astana provides services to British nationals living in and visiting Kazakhstan.
Our work covers a range of issues including good governance and human rights, the investment climate, regional and international security and stability.
If you’re in Kazakhstan and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +7 (7172) 556200. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Kazakhstan, call 20 7008 1500.
Get an emergency travel document
If you’re due to travel in the next 24 hours, contact us as soon as possible.
You must bring your travel details for all applications. If your passport has been stolen you will need a police report before an ETD can be issued. You can make a police report at the nearest local police office.
- 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
Once you have contacted us, you will be advised to make an appointment to apply for an emergency travel document at the British Embassy Astana.
Other consular services
Notarial and documentary services
We may be able to offer notarial services, including administer an oath, affirmation or affidavit; make a certified copy of a document, witness a signature. 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 Kazakhstan.
Deputy Head of Mission, British Embassy Astana
Department for International Trade in Atyrau
Aiteke bi 55
Office 2101, River Palace
Telephone +7 (7122) 271748
Fax +7 (7122) 271752