The British Embassy in Minsk maintains and develops relations between the UK and Belarus.

Find out more on our UK and Belarus news page.

We provide services to British nationals living and visiting Belarus.

Our work covers a range of issues including human rights and trade.

You can access UK government services while in Belarus.

Urgent assistance

The Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) advises against all travel to Belarus. Find out more in our Belarus Travel Advice.

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

If you’re in Belarus and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +375 17 229 8200. We are open for calls 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

Due to the situation with COVID-19, the Embassy will not be providing non-urgent consular assistance until further notice.

For urgent enquiries, please contact us: +375 17 229 82 00 (available 24/7) or online using our contact form.

Notarial and documentary services

We may be able to offer notarial services, including administer an oath, affirmation or affidavit; make a certified copy of a document and conduct a nationality ceremony. 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 Belarus.

Our people

Jacqueline Perkins

British Ambassador to Belarus

Contact us

British Embassy Minsk

37, Karl Marx Street

Visa Application Centre contact:

+375 17 229 8200

+375 17 229 8206

Use our contact form for consular enquiries:
For enquiries that are not about consular issues, email:

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