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Consulate of the United Kingdom in Thimphu

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British Diplomatic mission in Bhutan. On this page you will find info on specific details such as consulate contact information, web presence, consular office hours and directions to the consulate. The consulate in Thimphu is not the only diplomatic representation of the United Kingdom in Bhutan. On this page you can also find all other British consulates located in Bhutan.


British Honorary Consulate in Thimphu, Bhutan - Above RICB Colony, 2nd Floor - next to the Thai Consulate - P.O. Box 1044 - Thimphu - Bhutan


(+975) 1-761-8553






Michael Rutland - Honorary Consul

Office Hours:

By appointment

Consulate Appointment

For an appointment at the British consulate in Bhutan, please check in first instance the consulate website .

In the case that you are not able to arrange an appointment through the website you can contact the consulate in Thimphu by telephone (+975) 1-761-8553 or email rutland.michael@gmail.com

Visa and Passports

The consulate of the United Kingdom in Thimphu can inform you about the scope of services they offer.

Always contact the British consulate before a visit since not every consulate in Bhutan offers visa and/or passport services.

Travel Insurance for Bhutan

A valid travel insurance is very important when you visit Bhutan. Check for details on our Travel page

Opening Hours

Please note: Consulate opening hours can vary. Always contact the Consulate before a visit.

British Consulates in Bhutan

The British Consulate in Thimphu is not the only British consular office in the region. For your convenience we also listed below all other consulates of the United Kingdom located in Bhutan. Keep in mind that a consulate can have more or less or different consular services. A British consulate can be found in the city of: Thimphu

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