Skip Global Navigation to Main Content
Skip Breadcrumb Navigation
Resources for US Citizens in the UK

We have the following resources to assist U.S. citizens in England and Wales.  We hope that you find the information useful.  

For information about visiting the UK, you should check the Department of State website, for up-to-date information about travelling to the United Kingdom. 


The Law Society of England and Wales maintains lists of solicitors on its website.  You may search by name, location and field of practice.  This can be particularly helpful if you need a solicitor outside the London area or one who specializes in a particular area of law.  The website also provides general guidance on common legal issues such as UK divorce, wills, probate and personal injury claims:


Education and Organizations

STEP Program

  • Our free app for smartphones
    Smart Traveler
    The Department of State's App for iPhone and Android, Smart Traveler, invites you to see the world with easy access to frequently updated official country information, travel
    alerts, travel warnings, maps, U.S. embassy locations, and more. Click here to get it !
  • Safer Traveller Enrollment Program

    If you are a U.S. Citizen currently traveling abroad, you may wish to enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program.  You can do so through the Department of State's STEP system.