Consul-General in Wuhan
The British Consulate-General in Wuhan represents the UK government in Hubei province.
Our work covers a range of issues including increasing mutual economic prosperity, climate change and energy, establishing stronger people-to-people ties and supporting British nationals in China.
Find out more on our UK and China news page.
If you’re in China and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +86 (10) 5192 4000. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British national in China, call 020 7008 1500.
Get an emergency travel document
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 due to travel in the next 24 hours, contact us as soon as possible.
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) 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 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.
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:
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