British High Commission Malta
Whitehall Mansions, Ta’ Xbiex Seafront
Telephone (+356) 2323 0000
Fax: political section (+356) 2323 2216
Fax: consular section (+356) 2323 2234
Fax: corporate services (+356) 2323 2269
Use our contact form for consular enquiries, including on your rights after the UK’s exit from the EU:
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 High Commission is located in Whitehall Mansions along the Seafront in Ta’ Xbiex.
If you visit the British High Commission see our privacy notice for visitors which explains how we will process your data for security and public health management reasons.
Open to visitors, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 9am to 1pm (closed all day Wednesday)
Phone calls for consular assistance can be made 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Please note that our reception and consular staff cannot answer any passport or visa queries. Please visit the relevant websites for further information. For other queries not relating to passports or visas, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Access by public transport
Bus number 15, which runs between Valletta and Sliema, passes in front of the High Commission building in both directions.
Buses 13 and 14 will get you close to the High Commission when travelling from Sliema to Valletta. You will need to get off the bus in L-Abate Rigord Street, walk down the hill, turn to your left and keep walking until you reach Whitehall Mansions.
Visit the Transport Malta website for further information on bus routes.
Ample parking is available in front of the High Commission.
Public holidays in 2020
|Wednesday 1 January||New Year’s Day|
|Monday 10 February||Feast of St Paul|
|Thursday 19 March||Feast of St Joseph|
|Tuesday 31 March||Freedom Day|
|Friday 10 April||Good Friday|
|Monday 13 April||Easter Monday (to replace Sunday 7 June)|
|Friday 1 May||Workers Day|
|Monday 29 June||Feast of St Peter and St Paul|
|Friday 14 August||(to replace Saturday 15 August)|
|Tuesday 8 September||Victory Day|
|Monday 21 September||Independence Day|
|Tuesday 8 December||Feast of the Immaculate Conception|
|Friday 25 December||Christmas Day|
|Thursday 31 December||New Year´s Eve (to replace Sunday 13 December)|
To contact us in emergencies, out-of-hours and during office closures please call +356 2323 0000.