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

We provide a range of services in Oman to the public and to business. We have 14 UK-based staff and over 50 staff employed locally.

You can access UK government services while in Oman.

Urgent assistance

If you’re in Oman and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +968 2460 9000. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Oman, 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.

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 British Embassy Muscat.

Other consular services

Notarial and documentary services

We may be able to offer notarial services, including affirmations and affidavits, certificates and certified copies of documents such as passports. 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 Oman.

Our people

Jonathan Wilks

Jonathan Wilks

British Ambassador to Oman

Contact us

British Embassy Muscat, main contact

British Embassy
PO Box 185
Mina Al Fahal

116 Muscat

Opening hours:
Sunday to Thursday, 7:30am to 2:30pm (Local)
Sunday to Thursday, 4:30am to 11:30am (GMT)

If you need to visit the British Embassy for a consular issue, you may need to make an appointment. For all notarial and documentary services an appointment has to be made in advance of your visit. Please visit the notarial and documentary services section for detailed guidance

Consular: Muscat.consular@fco.gov.uk
Commercial: DIT.Muscat@fco.gov.uk

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