British High Commissioner to Cyprus
The British High Commission in Cyprus maintains and develops relations between the UK and Cyprus. We work closely with the Cyprus government on a wide range of issues, including political, commercial, security and economic questions of interest to the UK and Cyprus.
Read the latest information on the rights and status of UK nationals in the EU.
Find out more on our UK and Cyprus news page.
We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting Cyprus
If you’re in Cyprus and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +357 22 861100. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Cyprus, 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 make an appointment to apply for an emergency travel document at the British High Commission Nicosia or at the British High Commission Nicosia, North office.
Other consular services
Notarial and documentary services
We offer limited notarial and documentary services. See the full list of services we provide.
Register a civil partnership
You may be able to register a civil partnership at the British High Commission in Cyprus – this service can only be offered at our Alexander Pallis street office (south). Contact us to discuss further or email email@example.com to make an appointment for a civil partnership.
We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Cyprus.
British Deputy High Commissioner, Cyprus
British High Commission Nicosia
Alexander Pallis Street
PO Box 21978
Telephone +357 22 861100
Fax +357 22 861125
We are currently experiencing technical issues with our main telephone number. Please phone us on +44 (0)1908 516666 should you encounter difficulties contacting us.
For enquiries that are not about consular issues, email UKinCyprus@fco.gov.uk