The British Embassy in Chile maintains and develops relations between the UK and Chile.

Find out more on our UK and Chile news page

We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting Chile. You can access UK government services while in Chile.

Urgent assistance

If you’re in Chile and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +562 2370 4100. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Chile, 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.

Once you have contacted us, you will be advised to book an appointment for an emergency travel document at British Embassy Santiago.

Other consular services

Notarial and documentary services

We may be able to offer notarial services, including administer an oath, affirmation or affidavit, and make a certified copy of a British passport. See the full list of notarial and documentary services we provide.

Legalisation services

The British Consulate in Santiago provides legalisation services. Read our notarial and documentary services page for more information on legalisation.

Consular fees

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

Our people

Fiona Clouder

Fiona Clouder

British Ambassador to Chile

Contact us

British Embassy

Avda. El Bosque Norte 0125,
Las Condes,

Santiago
Chile

Monday to Thursday: 9:00am to 1:00pm and 2:00pm to 5:30pm
Friday: 9:00am to 1:00pm

For any emergency involving a British citizen during holidays or out-of-office-hours, please contact +56 2 2370 4100 and your call will be properly re-directed.

Consular enquiries
chile.consulate@fco.gov.uk
General enquiries
embsan@britemb.cl

Access and opening times

Consular Section

* Monday to Friday: 9:30 to 12:30pm: BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.

If you need consular assistance, please contact the British Consulate at the above email address.

The British Embassy and Consulate will be closed on Monday 18 and Tuesday 19 September 2017.

For any emergency involving a British citizen during holidays or out-of-office-hours, please contact +56 2 2370 4100 and your call will be properly re-directed.

Access and opening times