What is FCO's mission statement? How are we organised? Who are our Ministers? What are their responsibilities? Answers to these Frequently Asked Questions can be found here. If a career with us appeals, have a look at our recruitment literature on-line!
ABOUT FCO: details of the work and organisation of the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, including details of the 1998 Departmental Report and Mission Statement, and Ministers' biographies.
RECRUITMENT: On-line editions of FCO's recruitment literature.
BRITISH DIPLOMATIC MISSIONS: Contact details for all of the UK's 220 diplomatic missions, including addresses, phone and fax numbers, plus email and website links for those missions with these services.
TREATIES: access to up-to-date status lists of the multilateral agreements for which the UK is depositary, and to the Explanatory Memoranda laid before Parliament when the UK signs a new international treaty.
SPOTLIGHT BRITAIN: short descriptions of domestic policies and the work of British Government Departments, as well as information about various aspects of modern Britain.
INFORMATION PRODUCTS AND SERVICES: Find out about the FCO's Public Diplomacy effort, and the tools it uses to meet its objectives.