Alberta United Kingdom Office


The Alberta United Kingdom Office develops important business relationships and can help your company pursue your international business goals. Invest in Canada. Invest in Alberta.

The Alberta United Kingdom Office (AUKO) works to build stronger, mutually beneficial economic ties between Alberta, the United Kingdom and other parts of Europe. The office helps citizens and businesses of Alberta and the UK that are interested in pursuing trade and business relationships, while also representing provincial interests with the European Union and European parliament. 

AUKO promotes Alberta by

  • providing strategic market intelligence;
  • promoting Alberta as a preferred investment location;
  • promoting Alberta businesses and their capabilities;
  • assisting with business introductions, referrals and networking opportunities;
  • offering business practice and protocol advice;
  • representing Alberta’s interests to key European political and business decision-makers.

AUKO is a Charter Member of the Canada UK Chamber of Commerce.

Learn more about the activities of Alberta’s international offices in the Alberta International Offices Annual Business Reports.  

United Kingdom Trade Portal

The UK Department of International Trade has launched a trade portal for exporters to the UK. Learn about: 

  • product-specific standards and regulations
  • duty and VAT to pay
  • Tariff Codes
  • duty relief schemes
  • if an import licence is needed
  • your UK commodity code, for example if you do your own import declarations

Visit the UK Trade Portal

Alberta United Kingdom Office


Alberta United Kingdom Office
High Commission of Canada
Canada House
Trafalgar Square
London SW1Y 5BJ
United Kingdom



From UK: 020-7004-6040 | From Canada: 011-44-20-7004-6040


Personnel in the U.K.

Klaus Büttner, Managing Director

Cameron Branston, Commercial Officer

Karen Todman, Program Assistant

Contacting staff members in Alberta

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