The British Embassy in North Korea maintains and develops relations between the UK and North Korea.

The British Embassy in North Korea maintains and develops relations between the UK and North Korea.

Find out more on our UK and North Korea news page. We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting North Korea. You can access UK government services while in North Korea.

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 due to travel in the next 24 hours, contact us as soon as possible.

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.

Our people

Alastair Morgan

Alastair Morgan

British Ambassador to Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

  • Lisa Barrett

    Deputy Head of Mission, British Embassy Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

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British Embassy Pyongyang

Munsu-Dong Compound,,
Pyongyang,
Democratic People's Republic of Korea

Pyongyang
North Korea

Opening hours:
Monday to Thursday - 9.00am to 6.00pm (local time);
Friday - 9.00am to 1.00pm (local time)

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