British High Commission in Freetown, Sierra Leone

British High Commission in Freetown
6 Spur Road Freetown
Sierra Leone


General enquiries
+232 (0) 76541386 / +232 (0) 78200190

Consular enquiries
+44 (0)1908 516 666 or +232 (0) 76780713

General consular enquiries email:

Urgent assistance
If you’re in Sierra Leone and you urgently need consular assistance , call +232 (0) 76780713 and follow the instructions to be connected with consular officers. If you’re in the UK and concerned about a British national in Sierra Leone, contact us on 020 7008 1500.

Opening hours
Monday to Thursday 8 am to 4:30 pm
Friday 8 am to 1 pm

Consular Section:
Monday to Thursday 8:30 am to 11:30am
Friday 8:30am to 11:00am

What the embassy cannot do for you
The embassy cannot:
• Help you enter a country, if you don’t have a visa or your passport is not valid.
• Pay any bills or give you money (in very exceptional circumstances, which you’ll have to pay back).
• Make travel arrangements for you, or find you work or accommodation.
• Make business arrangements on your behalf.

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