The British Consulate and their services are sometimes an enigma to many British nationals, and consternation can occur when the British Consulate is approached for help and they respond by simply saying that we are unable to assist you with this matter.
This part of the Living in Gran Canaria section aims to give you a brief overview of exactly the type of situation that the British Consulate can assist with, and situations where even the British Consulate is able to do nothing.
You will find the British Consulate located in an office at the edge of Parque Santa Catalina in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
The website for the British Consulate is www.ukinspain.fco.gov.uk and their emergency telephone number in Spain is 915249700 when dialled from Spain. If you need to Call the British Consulate regarding a friend or family member that is in Spain, and you are dialling from the UK, please remember to prefix the number with 0034.
If, after reading the pages in the Living In Gran Canaria section you have not found the answers you were looking for then please visit the official website of the British Consulate to see if there is more assistance contained in their information, or email us and we will do our very best to help you source the information you need, or answer your questions directly. Our contact details can be found on the Contact us page.