The British High Commission in Namibia maintains and develops relations between the UK and Namibia.

Find out more on our UK and Namibia news page. We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting Namibia. You can access UK government services while in Namibia.

Urgent assistance

If you’re travelling in Namibia, see our Namibia travel advice about coronavirus (COVID-19).

If you’re in Namibia and you need advice which is not covered by reading our travel advice then you can contact us online

If you’re in Namibia and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +264 61 274800. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Namibia, call +44 20 7008 5000

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.

Apply online for 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 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.

Other consular services

Notarial and documentary services

Information about the documentary services is available at the British High Commission in Windhoek.

Consular fees

We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Namibia.

Our people

Charles Moore

British High Commissioner to Namibia

Contact us

British High Commission Windhoek

116 Robert Mugabe Ave,
P.O. Box 22202


Telephone +264 (61) 274800/+44 20 7008 5000

Fax +264 (61) 228895

Use our contact form for consular enquiries:
For enquiries that are not about consular issues, email:

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