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).
Our staff are currently working remotely due to coronavirus (COVID-19), however we are available 24/7. If you are need of urgent assistance, please stay on the line and select the option ‘calling about an emergency involving a British national’ to speak to an officer.
The British Embassy in Austria maintains and develops relations between the UK and Austria. Find out more on our UK and Austria news page.
We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting Austria. You can access UK government services while in Austria.
If you’re abroad, read our dedicated coronavirus travel advice for all our latest guidance on travel during the COVID-19 pandemic.
If you’re in Austria and you need advice which is not covered by reading our travel advice then you can contact us online
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.
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.
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.
Ambassador to Austria and UK Permanent Representative to the United Nations and other International Organisations in Vienna
British Embassy Vienna
Visa enquiries https://uk.tlscontact.com/
Telephone +43 (1) 716130
Fax +(43) (1) 71613 2900
Use our contact form for consular enquiries, including on your rights after the UK’s exit from the EU:
For media enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org
For the Defence Section: email@example.com