Working hours: Monday-Thursday 9.00am - 5:00pm, Friday 9:00am - 2:00pm

The Consulate General is closed on Hungarian and British public holidays:


1-2 January; 15 March; 29 March; 1 April; 1 May; 6 May; 20 May; 27 May; 19-20 August; 26 August; 23 October; 1 November; 24-25-26 December

Contact information:

Phone: (Monday-Thursday 10am-12am and 3pm-4pm): +44 161 503 5678

Unfortunately though, there are times when our phone lines are be very busy and you may struggle to reach us. If this is the case, please contact us via email.


Please note that consular services are by appointment only.

Appointments must be booked online. You will find the link to the online appointment booking system here. Please read the instructions carefully before booking an appointment.

Appointment policy: 7 days prior to your appointment, our system will send you a reminder email through which you must confirm or cancel your booking within 48 hours. All unconfirmed bookings will be automatically cancelled. Thank you for your kind understanding.

However, appointments shall be booked by e-mail for the following consular services:

  • consular protection (for Hungarian citizens)
  • child protection and cases of guardianship
  • emergency passports (for Hungarian citizens)
  • Hungarian citizenship, simplified naturalization
  • permission for repatriation of a deceased body
  • declaration of the intention to marry

Appointments cannot be booked by phone or email (except for the above).

We thank you for your patience and cooperation and we will try to respond as soon as possible.