This channel provides information on the services offered to British Nationals in China. It is aimed at British nationals planning to visit China, travelling through or living in China.
Our address is:The British Embassy Consular Section,
Consular Section Opening Hours: 08.30 to 13.30 (for personal callers), 08.30 to 16.30 (for telephone enquiries), excluding holidays.
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Consular staff will do everything they can to help British citizens in difficulty in China. We have consular officers based in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Chongqing.
Find out what help we can and cannot provide if you get into difficulty.
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Answers to some frequently asked questions about 'Help for British nationals'.
Contacts of the Consular Sections of the British Embassy Beijing and Consulates-General Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chongqing.