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

We promote Britain’s security, prosperity and well-being, and regional peace, through partnership with Israel. We deal with political, commercial, security and economic questions of interest to the UK and Israel and provide consular assistance to British nationals in Israel.

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

Urgent assistance

If you’re travelling in Israel, 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 Israel during coronavirus.

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

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

If you’re in Israel and you need urgent help at all hours (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +972 (0)3 725 1222.

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 offer some notarial services, including administer an affirmation or affidavit, witness a signature and make a certified copy of some UK documents. 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 Israel.

Our people

Neil Wigan OBE

British Ambassador to Israel

Contact us

British Embassy Tel Aviv, main contact

British Embassy
192 Hayarkon Street
6340502 Tel Aviv
Israel

Telephone
+972 (0)3 7251222

Use our contact form for consular enquiries:
www.gov.uk/contact-consulate-tel-aviv
For enquiries that are not about consular issues, email: webmaster.telaviv@fco.gov.uk.

If you are a British national in distress, and need to contact someone urgently whilst the embassy is closed, please call the Embassy switchboard on +972 (0)3 725 1222 and select the emergency option to be transferred to our out of hours team for assistance.

This embassy does not deal with visa matters. For information on whether you need a visa to travel to the United Kingdom and how to apply, please see the UK Visas & Immigration https://www.gov.uk/visas-immigration page.

Complaints procedure: www.gov.uk/government/organisations/foreign-commonwealth-office/about/complaints-procedure

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