British Embassy in Baku Azerbaijan is a strong bond of communication between United Kingdom Government and Azerbaijan.
Head of Mission: Mrs Dr Carole Crofts, Ambassador
Embassy/Consulate Appointment or Contact Information British Embassy in Baku : Before visit make an appointment
Before visiting the embassy, please book an appointment. Embassy offices may remain closed during Azerbaijan and United Kingdom holidays. Make a phone call to confirm the opening hours since the opening hours may be affected due to the ongoing global pandemic.
You can make an appointment through either a phone call or email on [email protected]. You are advised for more details. Please check the consulate website for the inquiries contact form. A contact form for inquiries can be found on the consulate website.
United Kingdom Consulates in Azerbaijan may organize/prioritize an Appointment for United Kingdom residents or have committed support.
Ensuring the safety and protection of United Kingdom citizens in Azerbaijan is the foremost responsibility of the embassy. The United Kingdom embassy in Azerbaijan offers passport and visa processing, birth Report, document legalization, and other services. In addition, an embassy may visit their country fellows in jails and assist the families and friends in the death of their relative(s).
The embassy facilitates visa and passport issuance services to visit United Kingdom for travel/tourism or business purposes, meeting family or friends, seeking job opportunities, and/or making an investment. If you want to apply for the Long Stay/employment Visas, contact the above mentioned phone numbers.
Visa types granted by United Kingdom are;
Requirements for Visa
The following requirements must be met for United Kingdom Visa
Following are the Visa application form filling guide
Visa processing time
An applicant must apply for a visa 5-7 days before the travel date, as 5-7 days is the visa processing time. If a person needs an urgent Visa in case, the applicant receives his Visa in just three hours.
Travel Insurance for Azerbaijan
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Relationship between Azerbaijan and United Kingdom
On December 21, 1991, the Republic of Azerbaijan was recognized as an independent state United Kingdom. The diplomatic relations between these countries were established on November 16, 1994. While United Kingdom has an embassy in Azerbaijan located in Baku, Azerbaijan is yet to open one in United Kingdom. However, the country is planning to open an embassy in United Kingdom soon.
Travel restrictions due to Covid-19
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Dear Uk Embassy, I am a British citizen and would like to invite my Azeri friend to Uk (Bring then to Uk) What sort of invitation letter would you like me to provide, in order to issue then a uk visitor visa) Also, is there anything else that I need to provide? I look forward to hearing from you Kind regards,