We maintain and develop relations between the UK and Sudan. The British Embassy in Khartoum provides services to British nationals living in and visiting Sudan.

Our work covers a range of issues including:

  • supporting the peaceful completion of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA)
  • working towards an inclusive peace with justice in Darfur
  • supporting national and regional stability
  • backing human rights
  • encouraging the development of democratic and accountable government
  • reducing poverty levels

You can access UK government services while in Sudan.

Urgent assistance

If you’re in Sudan and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +249 (0)156 775500. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Sudan, 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.

You must make an appointment at British Embassy Khartoum as part of your application for an emergency travel document.

If you are due to travel in the next 24 hours, contact us as soon as possible.

Apply online for an emergency travel document if you:

  • are over 16 years old and
  • are a British citizen and
  • have previously owned a British passport

Contact us to apply for an emergency travel document if you are:

  • 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 Khartoum.

Other consular services

Notarial and documentary services

We offer notarial services, including administer an oath, affirmation or affidavit; witness a signature; make a certified copy of a document; prepare a document in English or the local language; legalise a document. See the full list of notarial and documentary services we provide.

You must make an appointment to apply for these services.

Legalisation services

British Embassy Khartoum 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 Sudan.

Our people

Michael Aron

Michael Aron

Ambassador, British Embassy Sudan

Contact us

British Embassy Khartoum

British Embassy
off Sharia Al Baladiya
Khartoum
PO Box No 801
Sudan

Opening hours:
Embassy:
Sunday to Wednesday - 8am to 4pm
Thursday - 8am to 2:30pm

Consular:
Sunday to Tuesday - 9am to 12pm
Wednesday to Thursday - Closed
Outside of these opening hours we remain open to British nationals in distress only.
Email: consular.khartoum@fco.gov.uk
Visa:
Sunday to Wednesday - Applications by appointment - 8:30am to 12pm
Thursday - Applications by appointment - 8:30am to 11am
Sunday to Thursday - collections by invitation - 1pm to 2pm

Passport:
Sunday to Tuesday & Thursday - Applications - 8:30am to 11am
Sunday to Tuesday & Thursday - collections by invitation - 1pm to 2pm
Wednesday - Closed

Access and opening times

Visa Section

British Embassy
Al-Baladiya Street
Khartoum
Africa
11111
Sudan

Access and opening times