About British Embassy Kuwait, main contact

British Embassy
Arabian Gulf Street
Kuwait City
Kuwait City

+965 2259 4320

Fax political & defence
+965 2259 4339

Fax trade & investment
+965 2259 4368

Fax management
+965 2259 4352

Our working hours are now Sunday to Wednesday 07:30 - 15:30, Thursday 07:30-13:30.

The weekend in Kuwait is Friday and Saturday.
Use our contact form for consular enquiries:

UK Trade & Investment enquiries:

UK Visas and Immigration Enquiries:
How to apply for a UK visa

Contact UK Visas and Immigration about your application

The Ambassador has agreed that the Embassy will observe the following holidays in 2022:

Date Holiday
Sunday 2 January New Year’s Day (in lieu)
Sunday - Monday 27 & 28 Feb Kuwait National Day (in lieu) & Prophet’s Ascension(Isra’a & Miraj)
Sunday - Monday 17 – 18 April Easter Holiday
Monday - Wednesday 2 – 4 May Eid al Fitr (End of Ramadan)
Thursday 2 June Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday (exception for 2022)
Sunday -Tuesday 10- 12 July Day of Arafah & Eid al Adha (Haj Eid)
Sunday -Tuesday 25- 27 December Christmas & Boxing Days

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