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How to Apply for Chinese Non-Business Visa (F Visa) 2020 Updated

How to - Visa Form & Application , 12-12-2019


Chinese Non-Business (F) visa is required for those who are traveling to China for research, academic or cultural exchange on behalf of an institution or employer in the US. 1: Original Passport Plus a Photocopy of the Name Page Please include the original passport. The visa will be printed on your passport. It is recommended that passports have at least 12 months left before expiration. The passport should have at least 2 blank visa pages. Please……


How to Apply for Chinese Work Visa (Z Visa) 2020 Updated

How to - Visa Form & Application , 12-12-2019


Chinese Work (Z) visa is required for those who are traveling to work in China. 1: Original Passport Plus a Photocopy of the Name Page Please include the original passport. The visa will be printed on your passport. It is recommended that passports have at least 12 months left before expiration. The passport should have at least 2 blank visa pages. Please keep in mind, this does not include the last 3 pages, as those are reserved by the US Department of State. Non-US pas……


How to Apply for Chinese Business Visa (M Visa) 2020 Updated

How to - Visa Form & Application , 12-12-2019


Chinese Business (M) visa is required for those who are traveling to China for commercial or trade activities on the behalf of business in the US. 1: Original Passport Plus a Photocopy of the Name Page Please include the original passport. The visa will be printed on your passport. It is recommended that passports have at least 12 months left before expiration. The passport should have at least 2 blank visa pages. Please keep in mind, this does not include the last 3 pa……


How to Apply for Chinese Tourist Visa (L Visa) 2020 Updated

How to - Visa Form & Application , 12-12-2019


Chinese Tourist (L) visa is required for those who are traveling to China for tourism or visiting friends. 1: Original Passport Plus a Photocopy of the Name Page Please include the original passport. The visa will be printed on your passport. It is recommended that passports have at least 12 months left before expiration. The passport should have at least 2 blank visa pages. Please keep in mind, this does not include the last 3 pages, as those are reserved by the US Depart……


Hotel Reservation

How to - Visa Form & Application , 08-22-2019


Applications for the most common visa types will require flight and hotel reservations. The visa application form will require you to enter your itinerary and the information must match your reservations. Sample of Hotel Reservation: The hotel reservation must have your full name as shown on your passport and a booking confirmation number. The name, address and phone number of the hotel must be clearly shown on the reservation. Your must enter the dates and address of the hotel……


Flight Reservation

How to - Visa Form & Application , 08-22-2019


Applications for the most common visa types will require flight and hotel reservations. The visa application form will require you to enter your itinerary and the information must match your reservations. Flight Reservation Sample: The flight reservation must be round trip ticket leaving and returning to the US. If you are traveling on separate airlines or booked one-way tickets on separate reservations, you must include both departing and returning flights. The flight reservation……


Why do I need two blank visa pages to apply for Chinese visa?

How to - Visa Form & Application , 05-24-2019


Answer: The visa is affixed to pages in your passport marked for visa stamps, and it is required that visa stamps to be placed on those pages do not contain any other stamps. Sample:


How many days can I stay in China for each entry? Can I extend my stay in China while I am still in the country?

How to - Visa Form & Application , 05-20-2019


Answer: Chinese visa such as Tourist or Business multiple entry are usually issued 30, 60 or 90 days for each entry. If you need to stay longer while you are in China, please contact the local Public Security Bureau to file for an extension. Whatever you do, DO NOT OVERSTAY. Sample:


I don't see 10 years option on the application form. What do I do?

How to - Visa Form & Application , 05-17-2019


Answer: In Section 2.2 of Form V.2013, please check "Other, please specify" then type "10 years multiple entries". Please note that it is likely to get 10 years but it is not 100% guaranteed. You first have to make sure the visa type you are applying for is eligible for 10 years, i.e., Tourist (L), Business (M). The final decision is at the discretion of the Chinese Consulate. CEV is not part of the decision making process.


How to apply for 10 years Chinese visa?

How to - Visa Form & Application , 05-16-2019


Answer: Currently, only US and Canadian passport holders can apply for 10 years multiple entries for certain visa types. Eligible visa types are Tourist (L), Business (M),Visitor (Q2) or Private (S2) visa. Approval is at the discretion of the Chinese Consulate. CEV is not part of the decision making.