Furrin & Commonweel Office

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Furrin an Commonweel Office
Foreign and Commonwealth Office Logo.svg
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Furrin an Commonweel Office Main Biggin, Lunnon, seen frae Whitehall
Depairtment owerview
Formed 1968; 51 years ago (1968)
Precedin agencies
Jurisdiction Unitit Kinrick
Heidquarters King Charles Street
Lunnon, SW1
51°30′09″N 0°07′39.7″W / 51.50250°N 0.127694°W / 51.50250; -0.127694
Annual budget £1.1bn (current) & £0.1bn (caipital) in 2015-16[1]
Meenister responsible
Depairtment executive
Child agencies
Website www.gov.uk/fco

The Furrin an Commonweel Office (Inglis: Foreign and Commonwealth Office, FCO), commonly cried the Furrin Office, is a depairtment o the Govrenment o the Unitit Kinrick. It is responsible for pertectin an promotin Breetish interests warldwide.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Foreign Office Settlement. London: HM Treasury. 2015. Retrieved 20 May 2016. 

Coordinates: 51°30′09.7″N 0°07′39.7″W / 51.502694°N 0.127694°W / 51.502694; -0.127694