China

Visa for China

The fastest, most reliable and easiest way to obtain a visa for China

Location : Asia

Capital : Beijing (Peking)

Time : GMT+8

Represented in London

Passports to be valid for SIX or TWELVE months depending on visa required

We are not affiliated with any government. If you apply direct at an embassy you may need an appointment and will still have to pay their fees. Our charges are in addition to cover our services.

Do I need a visa to visit China?

British Citizens : Require a visa for China.

A visa is Required : By nationals of all countries other than those stated below.

A visa is Not Required : By nationals of China, Hong Kong S.A.R.& Macau S.A.R.

Do I Need A Visa for China? ~ updated April 2018 Visa World use their best efforts to provide correct information but as accuracy and completeness of consular regulations cannot be guaranteed the information that is supplied should not be regarded as authoritative Copyright © Visa World 2002–2018

Information for China Visa

Requirements

Please refer to the classification relevant to your application.

Processing Time

Orders received by 4.30pm will normally secure next day lodgement.

Same day lodgements are always available by arrangement.

Completed orders are normally dispatched on the same day they are collected from the embassy.

Time in embassy

Normal service : 4 working days.(Add Fixed Supplement £45.00 per application to our Service Charge.)

Express service : 3 working days.(please also add £45.00 for express processing per application to our Service Charge.)

If referred : As advised by the embassy.

Validity of visa

From date of issue : 1 month, 3 months, 6 months or 12 months.

Length of stay

From date of entry : Indicated within the visa.

Visa fees for China

 TouristBusinessCrewJournalistStudentResidence
Single EntryN/A£85.00£85.00£85.00N/AN/A
Double Entry£85.00£85.00£85.00£85.00£85N/A
Multiple Entry£85.00£85.00N/AN/AN/AN/A
Express Service (add)£19.00£19.00£19.00£19.00£19.00N/A

Chinese visa application service centre:

The Chinese Embassy require all applications to be submitted at a dedicated Chinese visa application service centre where the following service fee is incurred in addition to whichever embassy fee is applicable, as above.

Additional Service Fee:

The additional fee for Normal Service is included as ‘Service Centre Fee’. If you require Express Service please adjust as appropriate.

Normal service : £66.00

Express service : £78.00

Some embassies will only accept postal orders in payment of their fees and costs for poundage are then incurred. On certain applications and for some nationalities the embassy add an additional fee, which is charged at cost. The embassy fee may differ from and be higher or lower than that expected above and is always charged at cost.

The above information is updated when we are notified of a change in visa information or fees for China last updated 16th August 2019

Visa Information for China ~ updated 12th August 2019 Visa World use their best efforts to provide correct information but as accuracy and completeness of consular regulations cannot be guaranteed the information that is supplied should not be regarded as authoritative.
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