Embassy and Consulates Christmas Closures 2018

The U.S. Embassy London and our Consulates in Belfast and Edinburgh are CLOSED for Christmas.

Christmas Closures

We will be closed and there will be NO visa or passport services on these days:

  • Monday, 24 December (closed by Executive Order)
  • Tuesday, 25 December (UK Boxing Day holiday)
  • Wednesday, 26 December (Christmas Day holiday)

The U.S. Embassy in London and our Consulates in Belfast and Edinburgh will re-open for business on Thursday, 27 December.
We will also be open on Monday, December 31st.

New Year Closures

We will close for the New Year holidays as follows:

  • Tuesday, January 1st, 2019

In addition Consulate Edinburgh will also remain closed on Wednesday, January 2nd and will re-open on Thursday, January 3rd.