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British High Commission Dhaka in Bangladesh

British nationals living or visiting Bangladesh may contact the British High Commission Dhaka in Bangladesh if you have any questions about your travel documents or passport.

The British High Commission Dhaka is located in Dhaka. The office is closed during public holiday.

AddressBritish High Commission Dhaka
United Nations Road
P O Box 6079
Dhaka – 1212
TelephoneTelephone +880 2 55668700
Consular fax +880 2 9843437

Consular telephone enquiries:
Sunday-Wednesday: 8 am-4 pm
Thursday: 8 am-2 pm

The Human Rights and Democracy Programme & Prosperity Fund central programmes project concepts:
Opening hoursLocal time
Sunday-Wednesday: 8 am-4 pm
Thursday: 8 am-2 pm

At other times please call +880 2 55668700 and follow the instructions.

Consular Services Open to the public:
Sunday-Tuesday: 9:00 am-1:00 pm
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

British Nationals should call: +880 2 55668700 to arrange an appointment before visiting our office in Dhaka.
Pension servicesPension fax +880 2 55668700

Counter Hours:
Sunday-Thursday 9.00 am – 12.00 noon

Pension services Telephone enquiries:
Sunday-Wednesday: 9 am-2 pm
Thursday: 9am-1pm

In case of emergency, you can contact the following number in the United Kingdom:

Telephone: 0044 191 218 7777
Fax no: 0044 191 218 7090
Other officesContact other Consulate offices in Bangladesh.
Source: GOV.UK

Get information about a British company from Bangladesh

You can get information about a British company from Companies House. The Companies House is the Registrar of companies in the United Kingdom. They are an executive agency sponsored by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy.

Ordinarily, you can get the following information for FREE about a Britsh company.

  • Company’s names and numbers
  • Current registered office address
  • Date of incorporation
  • The company directors and secretaries
  • Registered current mortgage charges
  • Company accounts filed
  • Submitted yearly confirmation statement
  • previous company names
  • Insolvency information if applicable

If you have any questions on how to get information about a British company while you are in Bangladesh, our accountants can help you.

Setting up or doing business in the UK

If you are interested to set up a UK company or do business in the UK, you may contact the Department for International Trade (DIT) for further international trade information such as the imports and exports to/from the UK.

Generally, the DIT not only helps overseas businesses locate in the UK but also help UK businesses expand into overseas markets.

Coronavirus COVID19 outbreak

The World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the coronavirus COVID19 outbreak a pandemic. Correspondingly, please follow the UK government guidance for foreign travel advice. If you are in Bangladesh, follow their country’s COVID19 advice while you are there.

British Embassies worldwide

Click here for a list of British Embassies and High Commissions worldwide.

Generally, diplomatic missions sent to non-commonwealth countries are called the British embassies. Whereas diplomatic missions sent to commonwealth countries are called the British High Commissions. All in all, there are 54 countries in the Commonwealth.

Furthermore, Some countries would have British Consulates in addition to their British Embassy or British High Commission to provide consular services to UK citizens abroad.

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