The British High Commission in Brunei maintains and develops relations between the UK and Brunei.
If you’re in Brunei and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call (+673) (2) 222231 or +603 21702200 (option one). If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Brunei, call 020 7008 1500.
Get an emergency travel document
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.
Once you have contacted us, you will be advised to make an appointment to apply for an emergency travel document at British High Commission in Bandar Seri Begawan.
Other consular services
Marriage and civil partnerships
We are unable to issue certificates of no impediment. We can issue a document in English advising this, see our documentary services guide about how to make an appointment. Make sure you bring all the required documentation to the appointment.
Notarial and documentary services
For legal reasons, we are unable to carry out notarial acts in Commonwealth countries. This includes certifying documents as true copies of originals, administering oaths or taking affidavits. For these or other notarial acts contact a notary public.
The British High Commission can provide a limited range of documentary services for British nationals in Brunei.
We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Brunei.
British High Commission Bandar Seri Begawan
2.01, 2nd Floor, Block D,
Kompleks Bangunan Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah,
Bandar Seri Begawan
PO Box 2197
Telephone (+673) (2) 222231
Fax (+673) (2) 234315
Use our contact form for consular enquiries:
For enquiries that are not about consular issues, email: email@example.com
Monday to Thursday, 8.00am to 4.30pm
Friday, 8.00am to 12.00pm