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

When calling to make a booking, you will need to have your passport on hand as details from it will be required. Please also be prepared to provide the following information:

  • Name, address, date of birth, e-mail address and telephone number of each person attending.
  • Details of the visa for which you are applying.
  • Your intended occupation in New Zealand.
  • Your proposed length of stay in New Zealand.

Your Visit


You will need to bring with you the following:

  • Your current passport.
  • Medical reports concerning any significant health issues from the previous 5 years if appropriate.
  • Prescription glasses or contact lenses.


Following the 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.

Adult medical aged 15 and over = £445

Adult limited medical = £395

Adult over 70 = £490

Child medical aged 11 – 14 = £225

Child medical aged under 11 = £95

Chest X-ray only = £135

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

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