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If the applicant wants to come to the UK for a short time to receive treatment for a medical condition, he/she can apply as a visitor for private medical treatment. The applicant will not be able to receive treatment from the National Health Service (NHS).

The applicant must:

  • be genuinely seeking entry for the purpose of receiving private medical treatment
  • leave the UK at the end of their treatment
  • maintain and accommodate themselves and any dependants without using public funds
  • meet the cost of the return or onward journey
  • must satisfy the medical inspector that there is no danger to public health, if they have a communicable disease
  • show any proposed course of treatment is for a limited period
  • produce satisfactory evidence of:
      • the medical condition requiring consultation or treatment
      • arrangements for the consultation or treatment at their own expense
      • the estimated costs of such consultation or treatment
      • the likely duration of their visit
      • sufficient funds available to them in the UK to meet the estimated costs and their undertaking to do so.

The applicant must not:

  • take employment
  • produce goods or provide services within the UK
  • intend to undertake a course of study
  • intend to marry or form a civil partnership
  • intend to give notice of a marriage or civil partnership
  • be in transit to a country outside the common travel area
  • do any of the activities of a business, sports or entertainer visitor

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