British High Commissioner to Mozambique
We maintain and develop relations between the UK and Mozambique. The British High Commission in Maputo provides services to British nationals living in and visiting Mozambique.
If you’re in Mozambique and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +258 21 35 60 00. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Mozambique, call 020 7008 1500.
Get an emergency travel document
You can apply for an emergency travel document if you’re abroad and your passport has been lost or stolen, damaged or expired, and you can’t get a new or replacement passport in time to travel. If you are due to travel in the next 24 hours, contact us as soon as possible.
- are over 16 years old and
- are a British citizen and
- have previously owned a British passport
- over 16 years old but have not owned a British passport before or
- not a British citizen or
- applying for a child under 16 years old
Once you have contacted us, you will be advised to make an appointment to apply for an emergency travel document at the British High Commission Maputo.
Other consular services
Convert a civil partnership into a marriage
You must have been living in Mozambique for 28 days.
You don’t have to convert your civil partnership into a marriage in the country you formed it in.
What to bring with you:
- your original passport and your partner’s original passport
- original civil partnership certificate
- proof of residence, such as your driving licences, employer’s letters, or bank statements/utility bills
You must pay fees - see the list of fees.
See convert a civil partnership into a marriage for full details.
We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Mozambique.
British High Commission Maputo
Avenida Vladmir Lenine, 310
P.O. Box 55
Enquiries Telephone +258 21 35 60 00
Enquiries Mobile numbers: + 258 84 341 3620 ; + 258 84 341 3621
Enquiries Fax +258 21 35 60 60
Consular section's normal working days/hours are Monday to Friday, from 8:30 to 12:00.
For enquiries please call +258 21 35 60 00, option 2 - if you need to speak to a consular officer.