British High Commissioner to Mozambique
The British High Commission in Mozambique maintains and develops relations between the UK and 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
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 anew or replacement passport in time to travel.
If you are not a British national 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 elegible, 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 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.