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Medical requirements

The latest help and guidance on medical insurance, health checks and vaccinations.

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Vaccinations and health checks

We recommend that you're vaccinated against tuberculosis, tetanus, polio, diphtheria, meningitis C and measles, mumps and rubella (MMR).

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Medical insurance

If you're coming to the UK for more than six months, you'll need to pay an Immigration Health Surcharge in order to access National Health Service (NHS) treatment.