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Consulate of the United Kingdom in Guangzhou

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British Diplomatic mission in China. On this page you will find info on specific details such as consulate contact information, web presence, consular office hours and directions to the consulate. The consulate in Guangzhou is not the only diplomatic representation of the United Kingdom in China. On this page you can also find all other British consulates located in China.


British Consulate General in Guangzhou, China - 22/F Guangzhou International Finance Centre - 5 Zhujiang Road West - Zhujiang New Town - 510623 Guangzhou - China


(+86) (20) 8314 3000


(+86) (20) 8331 2799






Jo Hawley - Consul General

Office Hours:

please visit official website

Consulate Appointment

For an appointment at the British consulate in China, please check in first instance the consulate website gov.uk/world/organisations/british-consulate-general-guangzhou.

In the case that you are not able to arrange an appointment through the website you can contact the consulate in Guangzhou by telephone (+86) (20) 8314 3000 or email guangzhou.consular@fco.gov.uk

Visa and Passports

The consulate of the United Kingdom in Guangzhou can inform you about the scope of services they offer.

Always contact the British consulate before a visit since not every consulate in China offers visa and/or passport services.

Travel Insurance for China

A valid travel insurance is very important when you visit China. Check for details on our Travel page

Opening Hours

Please note: Consulate opening hours can vary. Always contact the Consulate before a visit.

British Consulates in China

The British Consulate in Guangzhou is not the only British consular office in the region. For your convenience we also listed below all other consulates of the United Kingdom located in China. A British consulate can be found in the city of: Chongqing, Guangzhou, Shanghai and Wuhan

Keep in mind that a consulate can have more or less or different consular services.

Search your Hotel close to the British Consulate in Guangzhou

When you need to find a place to stay close to the British consulate we provide a handy hotel search box for accommodation in a hotel or guesthouse in Guangzhou, China.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Consulate of the United Kingdom in Guangzhou could have adjusted its services due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Contact the consulate before visiting.