The Embassy is operating a limited diplomatic function from Kyiv, but we cannot provide any in-person consular assistance. If you’re a British national in Ukraine and need consular assistance, phone +380 44 490 3660 (available 24/7)

Find out more on our Ukraine and the UK news page.

We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting Ukraine.

You can access UK government services while in Ukraine.

If you’re a Ukrainian national: check what you need to do move to the UK if you’re from Ukraine. This guidance explains what to do before you travel to the UK, including visas, and after you arrive.

The FCDO advises against all travel to Ukraine

We advise British nationals to leave Ukraine immediately if you judge it is safe to do so. You should follow the advice of the Ukrainian authorities while you remain in Ukraine, and check the measures in place where you are, as they vary by region. Find out more in the FCDO Travel Advice for Ukraine including the advice on returning to the UK.

Immediate family members of British nationals in Ukraine

Read Support for family members of British nationals in Ukraine, and Ukrainian nationals in Ukraine. This includes information on family migration visas. If you need assistance to apply for this visa, telephone +44 808 164 8810 (line open 24 hours, 7 days a week).

Urgent assistance

If you’re in Ukraine and you need advice which is not covered by reading our travel advice then you can contact us online.

If you’re in Ukraine and you need urgent help call +380 44 490 3660 / +44 1908 51 6666 (available 24/7)

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 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

Our notarial and document services are not currently available in Ukraine. If you urgently need a notarial or document service, contact us using the web contact form.

Development work with Ukraine

The UK government supports international development through long-term partnerships. These are tailored to the needs of each country the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office works with, built on mutual accountability and transparency. Sustainable development is central to UK foreign policy, and we are working to go further and faster to reduce poverty globally.

For up-to-date information on the UK’s Official Development Assistance (ODA) programme work in Ukraine, view the Development Tracker.

Our people

British Ambassador to Ukraine
Martin Harris CMG OBE

Contact us


British Embassy Kyiv

Tel:
+380 44 490 3660 / +44 20 7008 5000 (available 24/7)

Fax:
+380 44 490 3662

Fax (trade/defence teams)
+380 44 490 3695/62

The Embassy is operating a limited diplomatic function from Kyiv but we cannot provide any in-person consular assistance. If you’re a British national in Ukraine and need consular assistance, phone +380 44 490 3660 / +44 20 7008 5000 (available 24/7)

If you are an immediate family member of a British national living in Ukraine and need assistance to apply for a visa under the Family Migration route, call +44 808 164 8810 (line open 24 hours, 7 days a week).

Use our contact form for consular enquiries:
www.gov.uk/contact-consulate-kyiv

For enquiries that are not about consular issues, email: UKinUkraine@fcdo.gov.uk

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Department of International Trade Kyiv

Email
Commercial.Kyiv@fcdo.gov.uk

Tel:
+380 44 490 3660

Fax:
+380 44 490 3695/62

The Embassy is operating a limited diplomatic function from Kyiv but cannot provide any in-person assistance.

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British Consulate Kyiv

Tel:
+380 (44) 490 3660 (available 24/7)

Fax:
+380 44 490 3662

We cannot provide in-person consular assistance in Ukraine. If you’re a British national in Ukraine and need consular assistance, phone +380 (44) 490 3660 (available 24/7)

Use our contact form for consular enquiries:
www.gov.uk/contact-consulate-kyiv

For enquiries that are not about consular issues, email: UKinUkraine@fcdo.gov.uk

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