Consul-General in Wuhan
The British consulate in Wuhan represents the UK government in province of Hubei. Our work covers a range of issues including increasing mutual economic prosperity, climate change & energy, establishing stronger people-to-people ties and supporting British nationals in China.
Services for British nationals
Consular assistance for British nationals in Hubei Province (including Wuhan) is provided from our embassy in Beijing. Please visit the British Embassy Beijing page for more information.
If you’re in China and you urgently need help (e.g. if you’ve been attacked, arrested or there has been a death), call +86 (10) 5192 4000. If you’re in the UK and concerned about a British national in China, call 020 7008 1500.
British Consulate-General Wuhan does not have a consular department. Please see British Embassy Beijing’s page for information consular services available.
Get a visa
The British consulate can’t help with visa enquiries.
If you’re not a British national, you may need a visa to travel to the UK. Check if you need a UK visa.
If you’re a British national travelling abroad and need to apply for a visa to visit a particular country or check if you need a visa, see the entry requirements on our foreign travel advice for the country you want to visit.
For more information on visas, see UK visas and immigration.
Information on visa requirements when travelling to the UK
Notarial and documentary services
Notarial and documentary services are available at our embassy in Beijing and consulates-general in Chongqing, Guangzhou and Shanghai. See the full list of notarial and documentary services we provide, and how to apply. It is not possible to obtain these services at British Consulate-General Wuhan.
Country-specific guidance in China
Use our country-specific guidance in China if you are in need of help. Please note that the information is provided as a general guide based upon information provided to the British Embassy by the relevant local authorities and may be subject to change at any time with little or no notice.British nationals wishing to obtain any further information must contact the relevant local authority.
- Marriage in China: Same Sex Marriage in China and Opposite Sex Marriage in China
- British passports in China
- Nationality in China
- Medical treatment in China
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British Consulate-General Wuhan
33F, Pingan Finance Centre, 1628 Zhongshan Avenue, Jiang'an District
Telephone (General enquiries only) +86 (0) 27 8270 3600
Fax (General) +86 (0) 27 8270 3699
Opening hours (local time):
Monday to Friday: 9am to 12.30pm, 1.30pm to 5pm