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Diplomatic Status: Dual Nationals

Volume 590: debated on Monday 1 June 1998

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asked Her Majesty's Government:Whether they will list those persons who hold a United Kingdom passport who are shown in the current London Diplomatic List as enjoying diplomatic status, indicating in respect of each the diplomatic mission of which they are a member. [HL1921]

According to Protocol Department's record, there are presently 10 persons accredited to 10 of the London Diplomatic missions as diplomatic agents who are dual nationals, holding UK nationality in addition to that of the sending state, and who are eligible for limited immunity associated with diplomatic status in accordance with Article 38(1) of the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations. No persons of UK nationality alone are eligible for this status.