Appointments can be made by calling the Northern Visa Medicals bookings line on 0161 272 5895.

When calling to make a booking please be prepared to provide the following information:

  • Name, address, date of birth, e-mail address and telephone number of each person attending.
  • Current passport number for each person.
  • Identification number if you have lodged your visa – this will be a HAP number.

Your Visit


You will need to bring with you:

  • Your original passport.
  • Copies of up-to-date hospital reports/letters concerning any significant health issues from the previous 5 years, if relevant.
  • Prescription glasses or contact lenses.

Following completion of your examination and receipt of the test results, your documentation will be submitted electronically.

The Medical Examination


Most applicants require a medical examination, including a urine test for anyone aged 5 and over.

The medical examination is non-invasive and a chaperone is available on request. The medical involves the applicant being undressed down to underwear whilst covered with a modesty gown.

Most applicants aged 11 years and over require a chest x-ray.

Most applicants aged 15 years and over require a blood test.



Payment is accepted by debit/credit card or cash.

Aged 15 and over [incl.HIV] = £335

Aged 15 and over [no HIV] = £300

Permanent or temporary medical for medical, dental or nurse practitioner = £390

Child aged 11 – 14 = £220

Child aged under 11 = £95

Medical examination only = £195

Chest X-ray only = £130

IGRA blood test for TB = £95

Fees are inclusive of all basic investigations required. In the event of any additional medical information being needed, there may be additional costs incurred.

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