From 1st May 2015 telephone numbers for the British Consulates in Portugal are changing. If you need assistance, consular staff can be contacted throughout the week on 21 392 4000 for the British Consulate in Lisbon, and 282 490750 for the British Vice Consulate in Portimao. Our Consular team in Portugal is available to provide assistance Monday to Friday, from 9.00 am to 4.30pm. In an out of hours emergency these numbers will also connect you to the Foreign Office in London, where consular assistance is provided 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
The consulates in Lisbon and Portimão are open to the public for personal appointments, or walk-in assistance, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9.30am to 2pm. You can find detailed information on how we can help British nationals in Portugal, travel advice, living in Portugal and other news from the British Embassy in Lisbon as well as a link to our appointment booking service here.
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