The British Embassy in Bishkek maintains and develops relations between the UK and Kyrgyzstan.
The British Embassy Bishkek is currently closed to the public but our staff are continuing to work. If you need assistance please e-mail us at UKin.KyrgyzRepublic@fcdo.gov.uk or phone +996 312 303637, available 24/7
Find out more on our UK and Kyrgyzstan news page
We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting Kyrgyzstan. You can access UK government services while in Kyrgyzstan.
If you’re travelling in Kyrgyzstan, see our Kyrgyztan Travel Advice about coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
See also our coronavirus travel advice for all our latest guidance on travel during coronavirus.
If you’re in Kyrgyzstan and you need advice which is not covered by reading our travel advice then you can contact us online.
If you’re in Kyrgyzstan and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +996 (312) 303637.
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.
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 and witness a signature. See the full list of notarial and documentary services we provide.
Bishkek provides legalisation services. Read our notarial and documentary services page for more information on legalisation.
We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Kyrgyzstan.
British Embassy in the Kyrgyz Republic
21 Erkindik Boulevard
Telephone +996 (312) 303637
Use our contact form for consular enquiries:
For enquiries that are not about consular issues, email: UKin.KyrgyzRepublic@fcdo.gov.uk.
The British Embassy Bishkek is currently closed to the public but our staff are continuing to work. If you need assistance please e-mail us at UKin.KyrgyzRepublic@fcdo.gov.uk or phone +996 312 303637
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