Our work covers a range of issues including political, commercial, human rights, citizen security, education and the UK´s relationship with SICA, the Central American regional integration body.We also provide services at the British honorary consulate in San Salvador where British nationals receive consular assistance.
The British embassy can’t help with passport enquiries.
Contact Her Majesty’s Passport Office if you need help.
If you can’t get a new or replacement passport in time to travel, you may be able to get an emergency travel document.
You can apply for an emergency travel document (ETD) if you’re abroad and your passport has been lost or stolen, damaged or expired, and you can’t get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.
If you’re due to travel in the next 24 hours, contact us as soon as possible.
Call us before making an appointment if you’ve never applied for a British passport before or if you’re applying for a child under the age of 16.
To book and appointment for an ETD please send an email to [email protected] The British embassy can’t help with visa enquiries.
If you’re not a British national, you may need a visa to travel to the UK. If you’re a British national travelling abroad and need to apply for a visa to visit a particular country or check if you need a visa, see the entry requirements on our foreign travel advice for the country you want to visit.
For more information on visas, see UK visas and immigration.
We can issue certificates of no impediment, affirmations or affidavits of marital status and, in some circumstances, perform a marriage or civil partnership for British nationals.
For information on getting married in El Salvador, see getting married abroad.