So far I have found slightly conflicting information regarding whether I need a visa or not. New Zealanders ARE NOT required to get a TB check, however I have been living in South Korea for almost a year and their citizens ARE required to get a check. Of the information I have found so far...
The official UK Visa site says this:
"Who doesn’t need to be tested - You won’t need a TB test if any of the following apply:
•you’re a diplomat accredited to the UK
•you’re a returning UK resident and haven’t been away for more than 2 years
•you lived for at least 6 months in a country where TB screening is not required by the UK, and you’ve been away from that country for no more than 6 months"
Which isn't exactly clear in my case. Another site I found said this:
"If you are apply for a visa for the UK that is for longer than 6 months then you will need to have a tuberculosis (TB) test done if you are coming to the UK and are a resident in any of these listed countries below."
Please clarify for me. Much appreciated.