The British Embassy in Reykjavik maintains and develops relations between the UK and Iceland.

In line with the Icelandic Health authorities and Public Health England advice about coronavirus (COVID-19), the Embassy is not open to the public without an appointment.

If you require consular assistance including emergency travel documents please call +354 550 5100 and select option 2.

Find out more on our UK and Iceland news page.

We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting Iceland. You can access UK government services while in Iceland.

Read the latest information on the rights and status of UK nationals living in Europe including our practical guide to Living in Iceland.

Emergency assistance

If you’re travelling in Iceland, see how to return to the UK during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. If you cannot return at this time, see how to stay safely in Iceland during coronavirus.

See also our coronavirus travel advice for all our latest guidance on travel during coronavirus.

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

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 (select option 2).

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 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.

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

British Ambassador to Iceland

Contact us

British Embassy Reykjavik

Laufásvegur 31
101 Reykjavík

Use our contact form for consular enquiries, including on your rights after the UK’s exit from the EU:

For enquiries that are not about consular issues, email

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