British Ambassador to Thailand
We maintain and develop relations between the UK and Thailand. The British Embassy in Bangkok provides services to British nationals living in and visiting Thailand.
Our work covers a range of issues including political, trade and investment, security and economic questions of interest to the UK and Thailand; visa applications for those who wish to enter the UK to visit, study, live or work; and consular assistance to British nationals visiting or living in Thailand. We work closely with our partners, the British Council and the British Chamber of Commerce Thailand
If you’re in Thailand and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +66(0)2 305 8333. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Thailand, call 020 7008 1500.
Get an emergency travel document
If you are due to travel in the next 24 hours, contact us as soon as possible.
An emergency travel document does not guarantee entry to every country. Read what an emergency travel document does.
Please check country specific visa requirements prior to applying for the ETD. You will need to visit Thai Immigration for an exit visa.
- 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 Bangkok.
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. 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 Thailand.
Deputy Head of Mission, British Embassy Bangkok