If you need emergency assistance from the Embassy, then contact us
immediately. Our telephone number is: +971 (0) 2 4958200.
If you require emergency assistance at the weekend or on a public
holiday, you will be asked to leave a message on the answering
machine. The answering machine is monitored regularly, and the Duty
Officer at the Embassy will contact you as soon as possible. When
you leave a message, remember to state your name, the nature of the
problem, where you are now, and the details of how the Duty Officer
can contact you (eg leave your mobile phone number, or the phone
number of the hotel/hostel where you are staying). If necessary,
contact the police also. Please note that the Duty Officer will
deal with emergencies only.
Contacting the Police/Emergency Services in
If necessary, also contact the police. The UAE Police can be
contacted under 999 and other emergency services are as
Loss/Theft of Passport
If your passport is lost or stolen, contact the Embassy as soon as
possible. You must also go to the nearest Police Station and make a
report. Keep a copy of your statement to the police as you will
have to submit it with your application for a new passport.