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British Consulate-General, Houston
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1000 Louisiana, Suite 1900
Houston, TX 77002
Tel: (713) 659 6270 | Fax: (713) 659 7094
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The British Consulate-General in Houston covers a six-state area consisting of Texas, Arkansas, Colorado, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and New Mexico. Office hours are 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday. The British Consulate is closed on Public Holidays in 2007.

The British Consulate in Denver ( reports to the British Consulate-General. There are also Honorary Consulates in New Orleans, Oklahoma and San Antonio. 

+ Bio for Paul Lynch, HM Consul-General, Houston

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Regional Events

* Business and Climate Change: Challenges and Opportunities in a Carbon-Constrained World
* UK Renewable Energy Technology Mission - Photos
* Cultural Events in the Houston Region
We do not issue VISAS from this office, and are unable to give any visa advice

Locate Nearest Visa Office

For further visa enquiries please contact Worldbridge, our commerical partner, at these numbers:

1 900 656 5000 - calls cost $US3 per minute.


1 212 796 5773 - $US12 flat fee (residents outside the US will need to call this number)

Please note: Worldbridge is NOT able to provide information on the status of an application that has already been submitted.
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2008 Hurricane SeasonMessage from the British Consul-General about the 2008 Hurricane Season

News from Houston

*British Ambassador to US Sir Nigel Sheinwald Visits F35/Joint Strike Fighter Program at Lockheed Martin in Texas
 8 July 2008
*Lunch with Ambassador Sheinwald at the Houston Club
 7 July 2008
*Members of the Marshall Scholarship Alumni Get Together For A Social Event
 30 June 2008
*Combating violent extremism: Government and communities working together
 28 May 2008
*UK's Energy Policies
 22 May 2008

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