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History of the Embassy

Diplomatic relations between Belarus and the UK were established on January 27th, 1992.

In July 1993 the Consulate General of the Republic of Belarus was set up in London and in June 1994 it was transformed into the Embassy of the Republic of Belarus in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

The first Ambassador of Belarus to the UK was HE Mr. Vladimir Senko.

On February 18th, 2013 the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland HE Mr. Sergei Aleinik presented the copies of his Credentials to the Vice Marshal of the Diplomatic Corps, Director of Protocol. According to the UK protocol, after the presentation of the copies of the Credentials Ambassador assumes his functions.

Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Ireland with concurrent accreditation:

1994 – 1994
Vladimir Senko
1995 – 2000
Vladimir Schastny
2000 – 2002
Valery Sadoho
2002 – 2006
Aleksei Mozhuhov
2006 – 2012
Aleksander Mikhnevich
2013 – present
Sergei Aleinik