Important Notice
Please contact BHC London's Emergency Covid Helpline: +447459616197 to get medical advice from BHC London Bangladeshi-British Doctors' Panel. For consular help, please contact BHC London 24/7 Consular Helpline 1: +447438429939 And Consular helpline 2: +447459616197.

For latest updates on Covid-19 situation in Bangladesh, please visit: http://corona.gov.bd

Travel to Bangladesh:
Please note that according to the latest instructions of the Government of Bangladesh, all are required to carry a Covid-19 negative test report to enter Bangladesh. This is a mandatory requirement until further order.

The Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh is inviting Expression of Interest (EoI) for consulting firm for preparation of drawing, design and supervision of construction work for implementation of the project titled ‘Construction of Bangladesh Chancery Complex in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia’. To see the details, please *click here* :

সাবেক স্পিকার হুমায়ুন রশীদ চৌধুরীর জন্মজয়ন্তীতে প্রধানমন্ত্রীর বাণী ঢাকা, ২৫ কার্তিক (১০ নভেম্বর) :

প্রধানমন্ত্রী শেখ হাসিনা সাবেক স্পিকার হুমায়ুন রশীদ চৌধুরীর ৯২তম জন্মজয়ন্তী ২০২০ উপলক্ষ্যে নিম্নোক্ত বাণী প্রদান করেছেন :

“আন্তর্জাতিক খ্যাতিসম্পন্ন কূটনীতিবিদ এবং সাবেক স্পিকার হুমায়ুন রশীদ চৌধুরীর ৯২তম জন্মজয়ন্তীতে আমি তাঁর স্মৃতির প্রতি গভীর শ্রদ্ধা জানাই। আমাদের মহান স্বাধীনতার ইতিহাসে বীর মুক্তিযোদ্ধা হুমায়ুন রশীদ চৌধুরী এক উজ্জ্বল নক্ষত্রের নাম। তিনি জীবনের ঝুঁকি নিয়ে জাতির পিতা বঙ্গবন্ধু শেখ মুজিবুর রহমানের আহ্বানে সাড়া দিয়ে ১৯৭১ সালের মার্চ মাসে বাঙালির পক্ষে কূটনৈতিক যুদ্ধের মানসিক প্রস্তুতি গ্রহণ করেন। যুদ্ধ শুরু হওয়ার পর নয়াদিল্লীস্থ পাকিস্তানি দূতাবাসে কর্মরত অবস্থায় তিনি পাকিস্তানের পক্ষ ত্যাগ করেন। এসময় দূতাবাসে কর্মরত বাঙালিদের জীবন রক্ষায় হুমায়ুন রশীদ চৌধুরী অগ্রণী ভূমিকা পালন করেন। বিদেশি গণমাধ্যমে বাংলাদেশের স্বাধীনতা এবং বন্দী নেতা বঙ্গবন্ধু শেখ মুজিবুর রহমানের মুক্তির জোরালো আহ্বান জানান। To see details, please click here:

সাবেক স্পিকার হুমায়ুন রশীদ
BHC London Foreign Minister Momen

Press Release on Mujib Barsho High Commissioner's Dialogue. To see details, please click here:

URGENT NOTICE: Bangladesh High Commission, London will remain closed on 26 and 30 October, 2020 on the occasions of the Durga Puja and the Eid E Miladun Nabi respectively.

 

BHC London's High Level Event at the CommonWealth on the Rohingya Crisis: To see details, please click here:

BHC London Foreign Minister Momen

BHC London Foreign Minister Momen
BHC London Foreign Minister Momen

Foreign Minister Momen gets unanimously appointed as the Chair of the Commonwealth Ministerial Group on Guyana and reaffirms Bangabandhu's Foreign Policy on settlement of international disputes through peaceful dialogue. To see details, please click here:

Bangladesh High Commissioner to the UK and Ireland H. E. Saida MunaTasneem covey's special thanks and gratitude to Hon'ble Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for fulfilling the demand of the Bangladesh diaspora in UK and Ireland by launching the Biman Sylhet-London direct flight from 04 October 2020.

Bangladesh High Commission London invites you to join a Commemorative Event at the IMO on the occasion of Bangladesh’s Founding Father Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s maiden speech at the UN on 25 September 1974 following Bangladesh’s membership at the UN and the World Maritime Day 2020

Friday 25 September 2020 at 1100-1215 hrs (BST), 1600-1715 (BDT)
Join the event@ https://zoom.us/j/97932952171

Top Urgent - Mandatory Covid Protocol for Consular Service from 14 September 2020:

Your kind support is highly appreciated.

Her Excellency Saida Muna Tasneem, High Commissioner of the People's Republic of Bangladesh to the United Kingdom, has expressed her deep condolence on the passing away of #BharatRatna #ShriPranabMukherjee, former President of the Republic of India. In a letter of condolence sent today to Her Excellency Gaitri Issar Kumar, Indian High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, the Bangladesh High Commissioner paid profound tribute to the Late President of India #BharatRatna #ShriPranabMukherjee recalling his outstanding contribution to the glorious Liberation War of Bangladesh in 1971 and his deep rooted friendship with Bangladesh, #Bangabandhu and the family of our #FatherOfTheNation #BangabandhuSheikhMujiburRahman. Her Excellency prayed for the eternal peace of the departed soul of #ShriPranabMukherjee and condoled the esteemed members of his bereaved family and the people of India.

URGENT NOTICE ON CONSULAR SERVICES:To see details, please click here.

Hon'ble President and Hon'ble Prime Minister have given messages on the heinous, brutal grenade attack on the black day of 21st August, 2004.
To see the Hon'ble President's Message, please click HERE.
To see the Hon'ble Prime Minister's Message, please click HERE.

15 August 2020, London:
National Mourning Day was observed by the Bangladesh High Commission, London with solemn silence and profound homage to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the 18 members of his family who were brutally murdered during the black night of 15 August 1975. To see details, please click here:

BHC London

Bangladesh High Commission London is inviting you to a Webinar on the occasion of the observance of "The National Mourning Day of Bangladesh and the 45th Anniversary of the martyrdom of Bangladesh’s Father of the Nation Bangbabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman” on Saturday 15th August 2020 at 3-4.30 pm (BST), 8-9.30 pm (BDT).

Please join the Webinar through ZOOM app using the following link:
https://zoom.us/j/98801431459

BHC London

NOTICE ON CONSULAR SERVICES IN VIEW OF COVID-19: Please note that due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the regular appointment system of the Bangladesh High Commission regarding MRP, Visa and NVR services is postponed until further notice. Most services are being rendered online and by post. For details, please see following link: 

https://bhclondon.org.uk/urgent-notice-on-consular-services-in-view-of-covid-19

Hon'ble PM Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina's post-covid initiatives for Bangladeshi expatriates and migrant workers.To see details, please click here.

Statement of Hon'ble Prime Minister of Bangladesh at the ILO Global Summit 2020:4.To see details, please click here.

PM Sheikh Hasina addresses ILO Virtual Global Summit on COVID-19 and the World of Work.To see details, please Click here.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is leveraging ‘Digital Bangladesh’ for ‘GovTech’ and ‘DevTech’ in delivering post-Covid public health services. To see details, please Click here.

Bangladesh High Commissioner congratulates Hon'ble Prime Minister H. E. Sheikh Hasina and Mr Patrick Verkooijen for telling the story on how Bangladesh braved the double peril of category-five super cyclone Amphan and the Covid-19 pandemic. To see details, please click here.

 

Report on the second repatriation flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines organized by the Bangladesh High Commission, London.To see details, please click here.

Hon'ble Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's 5-Point proposal at the World Economic Forum's Virtual Meeting on Covid-19 global action, 23 April 2020. For details, please click here.

Her Excellency Saida Muna Tasneem, High Commissioner of Bangladesh to the United Kingdom, saw off the 114 stranded Bangladeshis who left UK for Bangladesh on Monday, 10 May 2020, from Heathrow London by a Bangladesh Government special charter flight BG 4041. To see details, please click here.

BHC London Covid-19 Updates

BHC London forms Covid-19 Emergency Response Team - For details, please click here.

BHC London opens 24/7 Covid-19 Helpline and Voluntary Doctors' Panel for BD expatriates in UK. For details, please click here.

Hon'ble Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's 31-Points to combat Covid-19. Please click here for details and the video.

Hon'ble Prime Minister's Statement at the Virtual Meeting of World Economic Forum South Asia Regional Strategy Group on Covid-19 Global Action held on 23rd April 2020. For details, please click here.

WELCOME TO THE WEBSITE OF THE BANGLADESH HIGH COMMISSION IN LONDON, UK

 

The site has important information on the history of Bangladesh, the life and leadership of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and Bangladesh’s developments and recent graduation to a developing country under the able leadership of Hon’ble Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

 

The site also provides useful information about the functions of the various wings of the High Commission, various consular forms for downloading and visa related information for travel to Bangladesh. Important links in Bangladesh are also available in the site.

 

The High Commission welcomes your suggestions for the improvement of this site.

Consular Helpline(24/7): 07438 429939.

 

ABOUT THE MISSION

Bangladesh High Commission London is the diplomatic mission of The Peoples Republic of Bangladesh to the United Kingdom (England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland) and Ireland. It is located at 28 Queen's Gate...

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ABOUT BANGLADESH

Welcome to the official web site of the Assistant High Commission of Bangladesh in Manchester, UK. This site is intended primarily to provide helpful information regarding Bangladesh, and about the functions and services...

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CONSULAR SERVICES

The Mission assists Bangladeshi Citizens living in the UK who require services such as: applications for new/renewal of Machine Readable Passports,(MRP), No visa Required Sticker (NVR), Power of Attorney (POA)...

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TRADE & INVESTMENT

The High Commission collaborates closely with the Ministry of Commerce in Bangladesh and the Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry and other players in the industry to meet your trade...

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Press Wing

The Press Wing of the Mission disseminates news and information on the activities of the Bangladesh High Commission, London and the Government of Bangladesh to British and Bangladeshi media.

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Know your Mission

HIGH COMMISSIONER

H. E. Ms. Saida Muna Tasneem's profile

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ASSISTANT HIGH COMMISSION

Welcome to Assistant High Commission of Manchester and Birmingham...

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LIST OF OFFICERS

High Commissioner, Deputy High Commissioner, Minister (Political), Counsellor, First Secretary (Political)...

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OFFICE HOURS & LIST OF HOLIDAYS

Please find the list of Holidays and Office Hours here...

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NOTICE BOARD

Please find important News and Events here...

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OUR ADDRESS & LOCATION

Westminister to High Commission, Paddington to High Commission, Hammersmith to...

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BEAUTIFUL BANGLADESH

TOURISM

Bangladesh is Located in the north-eastern part of South Asia. Bangladesh offers many tourist attractions, including archaeological sites, historical mosques and monuments, longest natural beach in the world, picturesque landscape, hill forests and wildlife, rolling tea gardens and tribes. Tourists find the rich flora and fauna and colorful tribal...

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CULTURE

Bangladesh is a melting pot of races. She, therefore, has a mixed culture. Her deep rooted heritage is amply reflected in her architecture, literature, dance, drama, music and painting. Bangladeshi culture is influenced by three great religions- Hinduism, Buddhism and Islam in successive order, with Islam having the most pervading and lasting impact...

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SERVICES FOR YOU

MACHINE READABLE PASSPORT (MRP)

A Bangladesh passport is a travel document issued by the Government of Bangladesh only to its citizens for the purpose of international travel.

  • MRP First-Issue
  • MRP Re-Issue

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VISA

Foreign nationals require a valid visa to enter Bangladesh. The Bangladesh High Commission in London determines the type and category of visa and duration of stay upon receiving an application. The types and categories differ according...

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NO VISA REQUIRED (NVR)

Bangladesh origin foreign nationals, their spouse and children (except SAARC countries) are eligible to obtain NVR in their foreign passports to visit Bangladesh which allows the holder multiple entries into Bangladesh with...

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OTHER CONSULAR SERVICES

  • Birth Certificate
  • Death Certificate
  • Power of Attorney
  • Attestation
  • Police Clearance Certificate (PCC)
  • Travel Permit (TP)

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Appointment Booking

  • Without prior appointment, no application will be accepted.
  • Please click here for MRP appointment and ignore any auto generated appointment that may appear on your application form.

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BUSINESS IN BANGLADESH

INVESTMENT IN BANGLADESH

Foreign investment is encouraged in all sectors except for the following four sensitive sectors:

1. Arms and explosive
2. Nuclear energy
3. Security printing and printing of

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TRADE BETWEEN UK & BANGLADESH

The United Kingdom is the third largest export destination of Bangladesh and the country historically maintains positive trade balance with the UK. During 2015-2016, a total of US$ 4,017

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Remittance & Non - Resident Bangladeshis

A UK based money exchange company willing to set up money drawing arrangements with any designated commercial bank in Bangladesh has to first approach to the desired

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COMMERCIAL DOCUMENTS ATTESTATION

The commercial wing of the Mission legalizes commercial documents such as Memorandum and Articles of Association, Company Registration Certificate, MLR certificate, laboratory test report for commercial import,

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INFORMATION FOR YOU

PRESS RELEASE

For latest press release on Mission's activities on Covid-19, consular matters and others, please click below:

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PUBLICATIONS

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the Father of the Nation, was born on 17 March 1921 in Tungipara in what is today Gopalganj district of Bangladesh. His Presence in history of Bangladesh is larger than life, iconic and charismatic...

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PHOTO GALLERY

Please find out our recent activity from here.

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EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES

A special prayer (service) was offered at the Westminster Abbey on 27 March 2017 on the occasion of Independence and National Day of Bangladesh. Such prayer is held only on the occasion of National Day of the Commonwealth Countrie...

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