UK PCB office opening hours over the Christmas holidays are detailed below. Also find our Shenzhen PCB factory cut-off dates to join the priority list for despatch of your boards before the Chinese New Year.



We close Friday 22 December 2023
We re-open Tuesday 2 January 2024

You now only have 2 weeks to schedule your PCB orders with our Shenzhen PCB factory to guarantee delivery ahead of the Chinese New Year shutdown and secure our low-cost standard delivery prices.



Open as normal throughout the UK Christmas holidays
(Production will continue throughout the UK Christmas holidays to continue production of orders ahead of the Chinese New Year).

Chinese New Year shutdown: 5 – 16 February 2024
There will be a cut-off date for last orders in January – this will be confirmed nearer to the time, dependant on production capacity at our Shenzhen PCB factory.

To ensure you beat this cut-off date, add yourself to our Chinese New Year PCB Priority Production List. Simply send a scheduled order to us, stating if delivery is required January, February or March 2024.

You can also upload your gerber data here to receive an instant bare board price.

Our UK PCB office look forward to hearing from you.


Want to know more about our UK PCB office and our Shenzhen PCB factory?

UK PCB supplier Tate Circuit Industries Ltd was founded in Birmingham in 1974 as a high-quality UK PCB manufacturer of bare printed circuit boards. 50 years later, we are now leaders in global PCB supply with both a factory in Shenzhen, China and a sales office in Staffordshire, UK. The ‘Tate’ name is renowned in the PCB industry for exceptional customer service. We are delighted to offer low-cost bare printed circuit boards to customers in the UK, Europe and USA, supported by highly experienced engineers.

PCB manufacture by Tate Circuits is renowned. For over 50 years, we have supplied printed circuit boards to customers throughout the world.

Tate Circuits manufacture most bare printed circuit boards specifications and you can see our full PCB manufacturing capability list here. If you have any queries about your required PCB specification, please don’t hesitate to give our technical engineers a call. We have over 50 years experience in PCB manufacture and have come across most types of boards! Send us a quotation and upload your gerber data here.

The factory has around 300 employees and floor area of 10,000 square meters. Our PCBs are supplied into a variety of sectors including automotive, aviation, lighting and sound equipment, education and medical.

Our factory adheres to the strategic goal of “continuous, stable and rapid development” to improve production efficiency.  We are committed to providing customers with a full range of “one-stop services” by investing in the latest, cutting-edge technology.  We supply the highest precision bare printed circuit boards to our customers.

Our team in Shenzhen are currently building a new factory in the west of China which will bring advanced equipment and improve our capacity further. Production will start at this new site in early 2024.

Our quality management team implement advance planning and prevention, in-process monitoring, post-improvement, standardization and other comprehensive quality systems. We also have complete detection equipment to carry out whole process monitoring for process parameters and quality.

Our Shenzhen factory has passed the ISO9001:2000 Quality Certification and we comply with the America UL standards, ROHS Standards and EU Lead-free Product Certification.

As leaders in the industry, we would be delighted to provide a low-cost PCB manufacture quotation and demonstrate our renowned reputation for excellent service.