Receive of passports and other documents required in Hungary

If you applied for your new passport or other official document in Hungary and asked to send them to the Consulate you should pay consular fee for the delivery.

If you expect a passport or other official document required in Hungary please send an e-mail to the consulate (consulate.lon@mfa.gov.hu) with the following data:

  • name, date of birth
  • address in the UK
  • which type of documents do you expect
  • the date when you required for the passport/document in Hungary.

Collecting of the passport or other document at the Consulate in person:

  • Monday-Friday, between 9.30 and 11.30 at the Consulate (except Hungarian and British national days, bank holidays) – you do not have to ask appointment;
  • you should pay consular fee in cash;
  • the “IGÉNYLŐ ADATLAP” which you got when you applied;
  • valid passport or ID card;
  • if you have still valid Hungarian passport or temporary passport you should handed over for invalidation.

You may also authorise somebody to collect the passports or other documents at the Consulate if you meet with the following requirements as well:

  • the proxy shall possess a valid authorisation which involves the personal data of the client (authoriser), personal data of the proxy;
  • the authorisation should be signed by two Hungarian witnesses;
  • the proxy shall possess the copy of the valid Hungarian passport or copy of valid Hungarian ID card of the witnesses;
  • the proxy has valid ID card or passport.

Delivery of the passport or other documents by post:

The Consulate may send documents or passport by post only within the territory of the UK under the following requirements:

  • you should send a Postal Order on the name of the Embassy (“Embassy of Hungary”) with amount of the consular fee;
  • the “IGÉNYLŐ ADATLAP” which you got when you applied;
  • copy of your valid passport or ID card;
  • if you have still valid Hungarian passport or temporary passport you should send it to the Consulate for invalidation;
  • a self-addressed return envelope (without mark);
  • if you would like to keep the previous passport you have to mention it in your covering letter.


Receive of passports and other documents required in other Hungarian Consulate

If you applied for your new passport or other official document in any other Hungarian Consulate and asked to send them to the Consulate in London, you do not have to pay consular fee for the delivery but you should prove with document the place of the lodging of your application.