Hungarian Embassy for UK – Address / Phone Number
Hungarian Embassy in United Kingdom
Address: 35 Eaton Place SW1X 8BY
City: London (Standard time zone: UTC/GMT +1 hours)
Tel.: 020 7201 3440
Fax: 020 7823 1348
Working hours: Monday to Thursday, 8.30 – 17.00, Friday 8.30 – 14.00
Consular hours: Monday to Friday, 9.30 – 11.30
The Administrative and Consular Section deals with all matters related to passports, visa and judicial affairs and also all administrative matters concerning the Embassy.
- Residence and Work permits
- Driving License
- Family and legal matters
- Legislation, etc.
Please note that a prior appointment has to be booked for every consular affair except in the following cases:
- collection of passports
- collection of documents
- proof of living for Hungarian pensioners
The appointment should be booked for the name of the applicant. The person should bring the confirmation of the appointment with him/her.
The passport procedure is 30 days which does not include the duration of the transport of the passport from Budapest to the Consulate. The average procedure time is 5-8. If the applicant cannot prove his/her citizenship the Consulate starts a procedure to verify the citizenship which could take up to 16 weeks as an average time but it could be much longer.
If the applicant’s previous valid passport was stolen: official record from the Police on his/her report on the stolen document is required.
Consular fees may be paid in cash, or by debit card. One should note that hat no change given and the Embassy does not accept the pence coins.