The British Consulate-General in Wuhan represents the UK government in Hubei and Henan provinces.

The British Embassy Beijing provides consular services to British nationals living in and visiting Hubei and Henan Provinces.

Find out more on our UK and China news page.

You can access UK government services while in China.

Travel advice

Our travel advice for China.

Urgent assistance

If you’re travelling in China, see our China travel advice about coronavirus (COVID-19).

If you’re in China and you need advice which is not covered by reading our travel advice then you can contact us online

If you’re in China and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +86 (10) 8529 6600.

Get an emergency travel document

You can apply for an emergency travel document if you’re abroad and your passport has been lost or stolen, damaged or expired, and you can’t get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.

Apply online for an emergency travel document If the person needing the emergency travel document is under 16, a parent or guardian should apply on their behalf.

If you are travelling in more than 3 weeks, check if you can get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.

If you are not a British citizen or have not had a British passport before

If you’re not sure, check if you’re a British citizen

If you’re not a British citizen but think you may be eligible, contact us to apply for an emergency travel document.

Other consular services

Consular assistance for British nationals in Hubei Province (including Wuhan) and Henan Provinces is provided from our embassy in Beijing. Please visit the British Embassy Beijing page for more information.

Notarial and documentary services

Notarial and documentary services are available at our embassy in Beijing and consulates-general in 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.

Consular fees

We charge fees for some of our services offered at British Embassy Beijing. See the full list of consular fees in China.

We also provide services in:

Development work in China

The UK and China work together on common development objectives such as helping poor countries address pandemics, recovery following natural disasters and building stronger economies in Africa.

Find out more in the country profile for Asia Regional.

Our people

Contact us

British Consulate-General Wuhan

33F, Pingan Finance Centre, 1628 Zhongshan Avenue, Jiang'an District
430010 Wuhan

Telephone (General enquiries only)
+86 (0) 27 8270 3600

Fax (General)
+86 (0) 27 8270 3699

+55 (61) 3329 2300

+55 (61) 3329 2369

Use our contact form for consular enquiries:
For enquiries that are not about consular issues, email

Opening hours (local time):
Monday to Friday: 9am to 12.30pm, 1.30pm to 5pm

Access and opening times

The Consular Section of the British Embassy Beijing

21st Floor North Tower, Kerry Centre, No.1 Guanghua Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing

+86 (0) 10 8529 6600

+86 (0) 10 8529 6081

+55 (61) 3329 2300

+55 (61) 3329 2369

Use our contact form for consular enquiries:
24/7 support is available by telephone for all routine enquiries and emergencies.
Please call +86 (0) 10 8529 6600.

Public access to the Consulate-General is by appointment only. Please visit or call +86 (0) 10 8529 6600.

Access and opening times