*During peak travel season or occurrence of special events , the processing times might be delayed by a couple of days. These delays can happen without notice. We appreciate your understanding and patience.
FOR US RESIDENTS & US PASSPORT HOLDERS
To use our visa service, download Chinese Visa Application Form V.2013 below. Complete by computer and sign by hand.
PROCEDURES FOR APPLYING A CHINESE VISA
Place an order.
$300 per Chinese Visa. *Except Houston: Additional $90. This includes the consular fee, expedited fee, our service fee and return shipping. We only accept Visa or Mastercard at this time.
Note: DC Embassy will not accept expedited applications unless your departure date is due soon. Eligibility is determined at the discretion of the Chinese Consulate.
The default shipping address will be your billing address, please make sure it is correct. If you would like to have your order shipped to a different address, please list the address in the notes during checkout or email our customer service.
2) Prepare the following required documents:
Original passport with at least six months remaining validity and blank visa pages. For 10 years visa, passport must have 12 months remaining validity.
(B) Visa Application Form
One completed visa application form. Form must be typed by computer, printed out, and signed. Other than your signature, the form cannot be handwritten. All fields must be filled. if a field does not apply to you, please fill with “N/A”.
Please visit our Forms & Links page, to download form. Please note Los Angeles and Houston must use new forms.
(C) Document Checklist
Once an order has been placed, you will receive a PDF. The PDF will contain a Document Checklist and the address to our office you need to mail your application to.
Please go over everything carefully. DO NOT MISS ANYTHING.
3) Mail your application and supporting document to us.
We will go over your application form and supporting documents as soon as it is delivered to our office. We submit applications the following business day.
4) Patiently wait.
Express processing time is 2 business days. Holiday closings will incur some delay.Once your passport is retrieved from the Consulate, we will ship your passport back to you. You will receive a tracking number when your passport has shipped.
We recommend giving enough time between your Chinese visa application and your departure date in case of unexpected delays. We are not responsible for missed flights due to visa application delays.