The British Embassy in Thailand maintains and develops relations between the UK and 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 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.
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.
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.
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.
British Embassy Bangkok
14 Wireless Road
Telephone +66 (0) 2 305 8333
Fax +66 (0) 2 305 8296
Use our contact form for consular enquiries:
Consular services appointment times
From Monday 5 March 2018, public opening hours will be:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 8am – 11am and 1pm – 3pm
Wednesday, closed to the public
Friday 8am – 10am