Embassy of Belgium in the United Kingdom
Home Address and opening times

Address and opening times


17, Grosvenor Crescent 
London SW1X 7EE  
+44 20 7470 3700 
+44 7710 703 639 (Emergency number, only in use out of office hours


Belgian passports and identity cards

Belgian passports - By appointment only

Registration, legalisation and life certificates : 9am-1pm, Monday to Friday  
Telephone enquiries only: 2pm-5pm, Monday to Friday, 020 7470 3780
Fax: 020 74703795 



Office hours: 9am - 1pm and 2pm - 5pm 
Monday to Friday  Tel: 020 7470 3775 between 2pm and 4.30pm
By appointment only 
We prefer to be contacted by email: london.nat@diplobel.fed.be


Visa Section

Office hours: Monday to Friday 2pm to 4.30pm by appointment only

Access only for husbands/spouses or partners of Belgian citizens as well as foreign diplomatic or service passport holders. In all other cases, the request for visa must be submitted to the Visa Application Centre - Tel: 0845 730 0118 (see https//be.tlscontact.com/gb/lon/index.php). 

We prefer to be contacted by email: london.visa@diplobel.fed.be (if you have applied already, please supply: first name, family name, date of birth and passport number)

Telephone enquiries ONLY on Mondays and Thursdays between 2pm and 3.30pm: 020 7470 3770 – please note that we do not provide status updates for visa applications via telephone for security and privacy reasons.


Press and Communication

NOT for information on passports, visas, nationality, ...

Office hours: Monday to Friday 9am - 1pm and 2pm - 4pm 
Telephone enquiries: 020 7470 3735 
Fax: 020 7470 3795 


Public Holidays 2020

In 2020 the Embassy will be closed on the following public holidays:

1 January             Wednesday          New Year’s day

10 April                 Friday                   Good Friday

13 April                 Monday                Easter Monday

8 May                   Friday                   May bank holiday

25 May                 Monday                Spring bank holiday

31 August             Monday                Summer bank holiday

25 December        Friday                  Christmas day

28 December        Monday               Boxing day (substitute day 26/12)

31 December        Thursday             New Year's Eve