Guidance

Apply for a UK visa in China

Guidance on how to apply for a visa for the UK in China.

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What you need to know if you’re from China and want to apply for a visa to visit the UK. This guidance includes:

  • the different visa types
  • the application process
  • how long it takes to get a visa
  • who to contact if you have any problems
Published 14 February 2014
Last updated 20 April 2021 + show all updates
  1. Content temporarily removed as it is currently being updated and translated.

  2. Removed information which stated some of the VACs in China remained closed.

  3. Updated information on COVID-19.

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  8. Updated 在中国申请英国签证 - 资格 & 材料 and 在中国申请英国签证 - 申请流程.

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  11. Updated guidance '在中国申请英国签证 - 申请流程'.

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  15. 在中国申请英国签证 - 资格 & 材料 - 更新

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  19. updated to reflect further expansion of 3-5 days priority visa services in China

  20. updated section 3 to reflect priority visa service expanded to Tier 4 students

  21. 新指南

  22. Added translation