The British Embassy in Chile is near the Atton Hotel in Santiago. This British embassy can issue British visas and can also is a British visitors visa for your holiday, a for your Chilean or a British for your Chilean wife while in Chile. The telephone numbers and contact details have been listed below so that you may contact them by telephone or email.
There is also a street address and a map so you may locate them easily. Note the operating hours for the British Embassy in Chile as you canduring theses times as well if you have lost yours or register your children born abroad.
British Embassy in Santiago, Chile
Avda. El Bosque Norte 0125
Office Hours: GMT (Oct-Mar) Lun-Jue:1200-2030 Vie: 1200-1600 (Mar-Oct) Lun-Jue: 1300-2130 Vie: 1300-1700
Hora Local: (Oct-Mar): Lun-Jue: 0900-1730 Vie: 0900-1300 (Mar-Oct): Lun-Jue: 0900-1730 Vie: 0900-1300
Public Holidays in Chile (British Embassy)
This is a listing of all the public holidays in Chile. The British Embassy in Santiago might have more holidays added as they normally add British national holidays as well like other Embassies globally. Check with the British embassy by email or telephone call before you go to Santiago to see them. The contact details are above of the embassy.
|Month||Day||English Name||Local Name|
|January||1 (Sunday)||New Year’s Day||Año Nuevo|
|April||6 (Friday)||Good Friday||Viernes Santo|
|7 (Saturday)||Holy Saturday||Sábado Santo|
|May||1 (Tuesday)||Labour Day||Día del Trabajo|
|21 (Monday)||Navy Day||Día de las Glorias Navales|
|July||2 (Monday)||Saint Peter and Saint Paul||San Pedro y San Pablo|
|16 (Monday)||Our Lady of Mount Carmel||Virgen del Carmen|
|August||15 (Wednesday)||Assumption of Mary||Asunción de la Virgen|
|September||17 (Monday)||“Bridge” holiday||Fiestas Patrias|
|18 (Tuesday)||National holiday||Fiestas Patrias|
|19 (Wednesday)||Army Day||Día de las Glorias del Ejército|
|October||15 (Monday)||Columbus Day||Día del Descubrimiento de Dos Mundos|
|28 (Sunday)||Municipal election||Elecciones Municipales|
|November||1 (Thursday)||All Saints||Día de Todos los Santos|
|2 (Friday)||Reformation Day||Día Nacional de las Iglesias Evangélicas y Protestantes|
|December||8 (Saturday)||Immaculate Conception||Inmaculada Concepción|
|25 (Tuesday)||Christmas Day||Navidad / Natividad del Señor|
|31 (Monday)||Banking holiday||Feriado bancario de fin de año|
British Visa in Chile:
The Embassy does have service standards for processingapplications in Chile. Their standards say that they will process:
- 90 % of non-settlement applications within 3 weeks, 98% within 6 weeks and 100% within 12 weeks
- 95 % of settlement applications within 12 weeks and 100% within 24 weeks of the application date.