British Ambassador to Israel
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.
If you’re in Israel and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +972 (0)3 725 1222. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Israel, call 020 7008 1500.
Get 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.
Once you have contacted us, you will be advised to make an appointment to apply for an emergency travel document at British Embassy Tel Aviv.
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.
We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Israel.
Deputy Head of Mission, Israel
British Embassy Tel Aviv, main contact
192 Hayarkon Street
6340502 Tel Aviv
Telephone +972 (0)3 725 1222
Fax Political +972 (0)3 725 1203
Fax Consular +972 (0)3 524 9176
Fax International Trade +972 (0)3 725 1218
Fax Corporate Services +972 (0)3 725 1208
British Honorary Consul, Eilat +972 (0)3 725 1222
Please note that the Embassy will be closed on Monday and Tuesday 25 & 26 December for Christmas and Boxing Day. We re-open on Wednesday 27 December. Wishing everyone a Happy Holiday!
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