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

We work on a wide range of issues including the economy, energy policy and international security.

The embassy and Department for International Trade (DIT) in Iceland work closely to make the UK Iceland’s strategic partner in trade, inward investment and globalisation. We bring together experts from the UK and Iceland, promote bilateral contacts and co-operation. The UK is Iceland’s closest neighbour.

You can access UK government services while in Iceland.

Urgent assistance

If you’re in Iceland and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +354 550 5100. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Iceland, 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 Reykjavik.

Other consular services

Notarial and documentary services

We may be able to offer notarial services, including; 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 Iceland.

Our people

Michael Nevin

Michael Nevin

British Ambassador to Iceland

Contact us

British Embassy Reykjavik

Laufásvegur 31
101 Reykjavík

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Visa section

UK Visa Application Centre
Hotel Radisson Blu Saga
107 Reykjavík


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