British Ambassador to Iran
The British Embassy in Iran maintains and develops relations between the UK and Iran.
If you’re in Iran and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +98 (0) 21 6405 2000. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in Iran, 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’ve contact us, you will be advised to Book an appointment for an emergency travel document at British Embassy Tehran
Other consular services
Notarial and documentary services
See the full list of notarial and documentary services we provide.
We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in Iran.
Deputy Head of Mission, Tehran
British Embassy in Tehran
198 Ferdowsi Avenue
Telephone: +98 ( 0)21 6405 2000
If you require routine consular assistance in Iran you should contact +98 (0)21 6405 2000 Sunday to Thursday (inclusive) 7.30am to 2.30pm