- Purchase the complete Expat Arrivals Qatar Guide (PDF)
Embassy of Qatar, Washington DC, United States: +1 202 274 1600
Embassy of Qatar, London, United Kingdom (also responsible for Ireland): +44 20 7493 2200
Embassy of Qatar, Ottawa, Canada: +1 613 241 4917
Embassy of Qatar, Canberra, Australia (also responsible for New Zealand): +61 2 6152 8888
Embassy of Qatar, Pretoria, South Africa: +27 12 452 1700
Foreign embassies in Qatar
United States Embassy, Doha, Qatar: +974 4496 6000
British Embassy, Doha, Qatar: +974 4496 2000
Canadian Embassy, Doha, Qatar: +974 4419 9000
Australian Embassy, Doha, Qatar: +974 4007 8500
South African Embassy, Doha, Qatar: +974 4485 7111
Irish Embassy, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (also responsible for Qatar): +971 249 58200
New Zealand Embassy, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (also responsible for Qatar): +971 2 496 3333
►For more on consular concerns, see Visas for Qatar
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