The British Embassy in Paris maintains and develop relations between the UK and France. The UK's network in France and Monaco supports the government's main aims overseas: keeping Britain safe, making Britain prosperous and helping British nationals.

Find out more on our UK and France news page.

We provide consular services to British nationals living and visiting France.

You can access UK government services while in France.

Read the latest information on the rights and status of UK nationals living in Europe including our practical guide to Living in France. You can also read about our outreach meetings for British citizens across France.

Urgent assistance

If you’re travelling in France, see our France travel advice.

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

If you’re in France and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked or arrested), call +33 (0)1 44 51 31 00. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British person in France, call 020 7008 5000.

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 dies in France

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

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 +33 (0)1 44 51 31 00.

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 France.

We also provide services in:

Our people

British Ambassador to France
Menna Rawlings DCMG

Contact us

British Embassy Paris

35, rue du Faubourg St Honoré
Paris Cedex 08

75383 Paris

Contact form

+33 (0) 1 44 51 31 00 / +44 20 7008 5000

Use our contact form for consular enquiries:

For enquiries that are not about consular issues, email

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