Ambassador to Austria and UK Permanent Representative to the United Nations and other International Organisations in Vienna
The UK's diplomatic presence in Austria consists of the Embassy, the Mission to the UN and the Delegation to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE).
Read the latest information on the rights and status of UK nationals in the EU.
The British Embassy in Austria maintains and develops relations between the UK and Austria. Find out more on our UK and Austria news page.
If you’re in Austria and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +43 (1) 716130. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Austria, 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 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 the British Embassy Vienna.
Biometric Residence Permit (BRP) holders cannot apply for an emergency travel document. Emergency travel documents are for British nationals only.
Other consular services
Notarial and documentary services
Information about official documents, certificates, and notes available at the consular section in Vienna.
We charge for some services. Details of our current fees and the standards of service you can expect to receive are on display in our Consular section.
Deputy Head of Mission, Austria