We maintain and develop relations between the UK and Trinidad and Tobago. The British High Commission in Port of Spain provides services to British nationals living in and visiting Trinidad and Tobago.

We work on a wide range of issues including economic, energy and climate change policy, human rights (including abolition of the death penalty), international security, and providing support to British nationals.

You can access UK government services while in Trinidad and Tobago.

Urgent assistance

If you’re in Trinidad and Tobago and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +1 868 350 0444. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Trinidad and Tobago, 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.

Apply online for an emergency travel document if you:

  • are over 16 years old and
  • are a British citizen and
  • have previously owned a British passport

Contact us to apply for an emergency travel document if you are:

  • 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 book an appointment for an emergency travel document at British High Commission Port of Spain.

Other consular services

Notarial and documentary services

See the full list of notarial and documentary services we provide.

Consular fees

We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Trinidad and Tobago.

Our people

Tim Stew MBE

Tim Stew MBE

British High Commissioner to Trinidad and Tobago

Contact us

British High Commission Port of Spain

19 St Clair Avenue
St Clair,
Port of Spain

Trinidad and Tobago

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UK Trade and Investment

British High Commission
19 St Clair Avenue; St Clair

Port of Spain
Trinidad
Trinidad and Tobago

British Council

British High Commission
19 St Clair Avenue; St Clair

Port of Spain
Trinidad
Trinidad and Tobago

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Press enquiries

Press Office
British High Commission
19 St Clair Avenue,
Port of Spain,

Trinidad and Tobago

Our press team answers media enquiries about the work of the UK government and the British High Commission in Port of Spain.

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