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

Due to COVID-19 measures, anyone attending the British Embassy must wear a face mask. For more information and details of who is exempt visit our travel advice.

Find out more on our UK and Spain news page.

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

Read the latest information on the rights and status of UK nationals in the EU.

Urgent assistance

If you’re travelling in Spain, see our Spain Travel Advice about coronavirus (COVID-19).   See also our coronavirus travel advice for all our latest guidance on travel during coronavirus.

If you’re in Madrid, northern or central Spain and you need advice which is not covered by reading our travel advice then you can contact us online.

If you’re in Spain and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked or arrested), call +34 91 714 6300. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British person in Spain, call 020 7008 1500.

If your passport has been lost or stolen

If you’re abroad and your passport has been lost or stolen, damaged or expired, and you cannot get a new or replacement passport in time to travel, apply online for an emergency travel document

If a British person has died in Spain

Read this guide for what to do if a British person dies in Spain to help you through the practical arrangements you need to follow after a death in Spain.

If you are dealing with the death of a child, multiple deaths, a suspicious death or a case of murder or manslaughter, or have read the guide and feel you need more support, call +34 91 714 6300.

Other consular services

Notarial and documentary services

See the full list of notarial and documentary services we provide.

Consular fees

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

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Our people

Hugh Elliott

British Ambassador to Spain

Contact us

British Embassy Madrid

Torre Espacio
Paseo de la Castellana 259D
28046 Madrid

+34 917 146 300

+34 917 146 301

Use our contact form for consular enquiries, including on your rights after the UK’s exit from the EU:

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