British High Commissioner to Guyana
The British High Commission in Georgetown maintains and develops relations between the UK and the Republic of Guyana and the Republic of Suriname.
Find out more on our Guyana and the UK news page.
We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting the Republic of Guyana and the Republic of Suriname.
If you’re in Guyana and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call + 592 226 5881. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Guyana, 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 book an appointment for an emergency travel document at British High Commission Georgetown.
Other consular services
Notarial and documentary services
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 Guyana.
British Deputy High Commissioner, Guyana
British High Commission Georgetown
44 Main Street
Telephone: +592 226 5881
Facsimile +592 225 3555
Honorary British Consul Suriname
44 Main street
Telephone +592 226 5881
Facsmile +592 225 3555