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

Our work covers a range of issues including political, business, economic and security issues that are important to the UK and Norway.

You can access UK government services while in Norway.

Urgent assistance

If you’re in Norway and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +47 2313 2700. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Norway, 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 the British Embassy Oslo.

Other consular services

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. 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 Norway.

Our people

Sarah Gillett CMG CVO

Sarah Gillett CMG CVO

British Ambassador to Norway

Contact us

British Embassy Oslo

Visiting address: Thomas Heftyes Gate 8

Postal address:


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