The British Embassy in Zimbabwe maintains and develops relations between the UK and Zimbabwe.
If you’re travelling in Zimbabwe, see our Zimbabwe travel advice about coronavirus (COVID-19).
If you’re in Zimbabwe and you need advice which is not covered in our travel advice then you can contact us online.
If you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), please call us on +263 242 85855200 or +263 242 338809. Consular assistance is available 24/7. Follow the option for consular emergencies.
If you are calling from the UK on behalf of someone in Zimbabwe please call +44 1908 51 6666.
Public access to the consular section is by appointment only. If you wish to make an appointment, please call or contact us online first.
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 offer the administration of the Oath of Allegiance and issue Emergency Travel Documents. 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 Zimbabwe.
Development work in Zimbabwe
Development assistance will assist Zimbabwe to achieve a stable and peaceful political transition, benefitting the UK and the wider region, improving the investment climate, opening up trading opportunities, and eventually ending the need for aid.
Find out more in the country profile for Zimbabwe.
British Embassy Harare
Use our contact form for consular enquiries:
Visa services are not offered at this location. Check www.gov.uk/check-uk-visa if you need a visa or send an enquiry to UK Visas and Immigration www.gov.uk/contact-ukvi-inside-outside-uk.
Open Monday to Friday, 24 hours daily. Calls cost £1.37 per minute on top of your standard network charges.
For all other enquiries email email@example.com. Please note that consular, visa and passport enquiries sent to this address will not be responded to. Please contact the numbers shown.