Guyana High Commission, UK

Consular Services

Certificates of Character/Police Clearance Certificates


Advisory on Submitting a Passport Application

Form A - Passport Application Form


Advisory on Applying for a Guyana Visa

Visa Application Form

Guyana Birth, Death, Marriage & Adoption Certificates

Applications for Guyana Birth, Death and Adoption Certificates must be submitted to the General Register Office in Georgetown, Guyana.

Advisory on Applying for Birth, Death, Marriage and Adoption Certificates

Birth Certificate Application Form

Death Certificate Application Form

Marriage Certificate Application Form

Adoption Certificate Application Form  

Applications for Certificates of Character commonly referred to as Police Clearance Certificates must be submitted to the Commissioner of Police of the Guyana Police Force. Please click below for further information:

Advisory on Applying for Certificates of Character

Registration of Overseas Births

The High Commission can register the overseas births of children born to Guyanese parents on or after 26 May 1966.

Advisory on Registering a Child born overseas to a Guyanese Parent

Notice for Holders of Guyana Handwritten Passports (Green Cover)

National Insurance Scheme Forms

Information on the various services offered by the High Commission can be found below. Please note that the advisories and forms underlined are formatted in Adobe Acrobat. They can be downloaded and printed, as required.

If you are unable to access any of the documents, please make contact with the Section by: Telephone on +44 (0) 20 7229 7684, Email to or by Fax to +44 (0) 20 7727 9809.

Persons requiring Emergency Certificates; Certification, Notarisation and Legalisation of Documents are kindly asked to make contact with the Consular Section by telephone between the hours of 9.30 am to 2.45 pm and 4.30 pm to 5.30 pm any weekday.

The Section’s Visiting Hours for members of the public are 10.00 am to 2.30 pm on weekdays with the exception of UK Bank Holidays and identified Guyana Public Holidays.

Life Certificate Form (General No. 51) for Pensioners residing Overseas

Request for Pension to be deposited in Bank (Form 3B)

Claim for Old Age Benefit (Form OAB1)

Claim for Funeral Grant (Form FB1)

Other NIS Forms can be downloaded from

Useful Information

Consular Section Opening Hours:

For visiting members of the public -

10.00 am to 2.30 pm

For telephone calls -

9.30 am to 2.45 pm and 4.30 pm to 5.00 pm

Government Pension Life Certificate

Life Certificates to be submitted to the Ministry of Finance can be signed before an officer at the High Commission.

Life Certificate Form

Renunciation of Citizenship

Citizens seeking to renounce their citizenship can do so in accordance with the following advisory:

Advisory on the Renunciation of Guyanese Citizenship

Declaration of Renunciation of Citizenship


Remigrant Policy Guidelines

Application Form for Remigrant Status

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