Welcome to the official website of the British High Commission in India.
The British High Commissioner to India Sir Martin Davidson, KCMG, CMG is the representative in India of Her Majesty the Queen. He is responsible to the British Government for all aspects of there relationship between our two countries.
is responsible for political relations between the UK and Indian Governments.
Trade & Investment Section
is the UK Government's trade and investment promotion vehicle. It is also responsible for trade policy and economic relations.
British Trade Offices: Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Chandigarh and Pune.
Business Information Centres: Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar.
is responsible for providing Visa and entry clearance services for those wanting to travel to the UK.
provides consular assistance and protection for British citizens. It also issues passports. We also have a Consular Office at Goa.
is responsible for all aspects of the defence relationship between UK and India.
is responsible for all personnel and financial resources and provides support to all front line departments
Press and Communications Department
is responsible for presenting and promoting the UK and British Government policy in India.
FCO Programme Funding Department
The programme fund was established in 2003 to support the UK’s international goals.
British High Commission Offices: New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai, Bangalore
British Council Division
is responsible for activities in education, English language, governance, science and the arts. British Council has its offices in New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai.
British Libraries: Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi, Pune
Department for International Development
is responsible for implementing the UK's development assistance programme. Its priority is to work with the Government of India towards the elimination of poverty in India. DFID also has its offices in New Delhi, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Hyderabad, Kolkata.