Information on assistance for British and non-British nationals currently in Afghanistan, and on Afghan relocation/resettlement programmes.

The UK Government has released information relating to British and non-British nationals currently in Afghanistan:

  • A dedicated ‘Support for British and non-British nationals in Afghanistan’ page is available.
  • British nationals, or family members of a British nationals in Afghanistan should call +44 (0)1908 516666 and select the option “Consular services for British nationals” or email help@fco.gov.uk
  • Non-British nationals in Afghanistan, or family member of non-British nationals in Afghanistan, in need of assistance, should call (+44) 02475389980. This a 24 hour a day service.

The UK Government has produced updated factsheets on the Afghan Relocation and Assistance Policy (ARAP) and the Afghanistan Citizens Resettlement Scheme. Further information about ARAP can be found on the Home Office’s ‘UK Support to settle Afghan nationals (ARAP)’ page and information on the recently-announced Afghan Citizen’s Resettlement Scheme can be found on the Home Office’s ‘Resettlement Routes for Afghan Nationals’ page

Any offers of support relating to refugees can be made via the GOV.UK ‘Help for Refugees who have come to the UK’ page