Guidance: China: tuberculosis test clinics for a UK visa

Uk Visas Immigration

May 21
12:36 2024

Youll need to have a tuberculosis (TB) test if youre coming to the UK for 6 months or more and both of the following apply:

  • youve lived in China for 6 months or more
  • you were living there (or anotherlisted country) within the last 6 months

Youll need aTBtest if youre coming to the UK as:

Published 15 January 2014
Last updated 21 May 2024 +show all updates
  1. Amended contact details and opening hours for approved testing clinics.

  2. Updated details for the New Omega Medical Center and Guangdong International Travel Healthcare Center in Guangzhou.

  3. Added website for Beijing New World Eaton Medical Center.

  4. Updated details for Hong Kong International Medical Clinic and Global Doctor Chengdu International Medical Center.

  5. Updated eligibility details on who needs a TB certificate.

  6. Updated language for Healthmate International Clinic in Xian China.

  7. Updated the address for Healthmate International Clinic in Shaanxi Province.

  8. Added Beijing United Family Jianguomen Clinic.

  9. Updated contact number for Healthmate International Clinic in Chongqing.

  10. Added clinics for TB Global Doctor Chongqing International Medical Center, Global Doctor Nanjing Xianlin International Medical Center, Global Doctor Dongguan International Medical Center and Global Doctor Xi'an International Medical Center.

  11. Added Global Doctor International Medical Center to Chengdu clinics.

  12. Updated to reflect the fact that clinics now have differing fee structures.

  13. Changed Raffles Medical to Raffles Hospital.

  14. Updated contact details for Guangzhou ??.

  15. Removed old address for Hangzhou testing clinic

  16. IME centre for Hangzhou added.

  17. Change of address for the Hong Kong International Medical Centre in the 'Approved tuberculosis testing clinics in China' list.

  18. Updated telephone number for the Nanjing Jiangning LaiNing clinic.

  19. Updated contact details added for Nanjing Jiangning LaiNing Clinic (managed by Raffles Medical) ?????????????, ????????

  20. Updated Jinan IME Centre contact details.

  21. Added a website address to these clinics:ChengduGuangzhouHarbinJinanShenyang

  22. Change email addresses for 5 clinics.

  23. Changed the name of Wuhan centre.

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