British High Commission New Delhi
New Delhi 110021
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General telephone +91 (11) 2419 2100 (24 hrs a day)
Management fax +91 (11) 2419 2492
Press & Public Affairs fax +91 (11) 2419 2400
Economic & Commercial fax +91 (11) 2419 2301
Defence fax +91 (11) 2419 2252
Political fax +91 (11) 2419 2464
Consular fax +91 (11) 2419 2491 (not for visa issues)
For enquiries that are not about consular issues, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday-Friday: 0900-1700 hrs
Monday-Friday: 0900-1500 hrs (Consular phone enquiries)
Monday-Friday: 0930-1230 hrs (Consular counter hours)
Our offices will be closed for the following public holidays in 2019:
|Tuesday 01 January||New Year’s Day|
|Thursday 21 March||Holi|
|Friday 19 April||Good Friday|
|Monday 22 April||Easter Monday|
|Friday 24 May||Queen’s Birthday Privilege Holiday*|
|Wednesday 05 June||ld-ul-Fitr|
|Thursday 15 August||Independence Day|
|Friday 16 August||Raksha Bandhan|
|Wednesday 02 October||Gandhi Jayanti|
|Tuesday 08 October||Dussehra|
|Monday 28 October||Diwali (Deepavali)|
|Tuesday 12 November||Guru Nanak’s Birthday|
|Wednesday 25 December||Christmas|
|Thursday 26 December||Boxing day|
*All Civil Service staff receive a privilege holiday for the Queen’s Birthday allocated to either the Friday preceding or the Tuesday after the late May Bank Holiday (27th May 2019) (Spring Holiday).
Holidays that fall on Saturdays & Sundays have been excluded from this list.
Security regulations for visitors
No Weapons Policy
The British High Commission, New Delhi has a strict ‘No Weapons Policy’.
No weapons will be allowed onto the compound and there are no facilities to store such weapons. Any person attempting to bring a weapon onto the compound will be required to leave immediately.
The British High Commission does not have the facility to screen or hold large bags, rucksacks etc. Customers may bring in a bag no larger than a briefcase or ladies handbag, but should be aware that this will be subject to a search by a suitably qualified guard.
Photography & Filming
If you intend to film or photograph the British High Commission, please contact the main switchboard on +91 11 2419 2100 and ask to speak with the Press & Communications Group.
There are no public parking facilities at the British High Commission. Persons visiting the Visa or Consular offices are advised to seek alternative parking.