GUIDE TO CHINA
CHINA VISA SERVICE
CHINA WORK VISA SERVICE INSTRUCTIONS
PLEASE GATHER, PREPARE AND SEND THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS:
1 Valid Passport:
You must send the actual passport. The passport must have at least twelve (12) months validity remaining before expiration and has at least one complete blank visa page for the visa stamp.
NOTE: The last three pages on the U.S. passport are not visa pages and are not acceptable. If your passport doesn't meet the requirement, click here to see our passport services.
2 Visa Application Form (please, no handwritten form):
Download, completely fill-out and sign China visa application form. One form per applicant. *** Do not leave any areas blank but instead write "N/A" if you don't have answer to a question, or if the question does not apply to you. Hand-written application forms ARE NOT accepted by Chinese Embassy/Consulates. You must TYPE your answers in our fillable pdf form.
You must provide one 2"x2" passport type photo. Homemade Digital Photographs are not acceptable.
4 Visa Notification & Work Permit:
Send your Visa Notification and Work Permit or Foreign Expert's License. Your employer in China should obtain the Visa Notification and Work Permit/Foreign Expert's License for you. The Chinese visa notification issued by the authorized Chinese unit, and a Work Permit for Foreigners issued by the Chinese Labor Ministry. The Foreign Expert's License issued by the Chinese Foreign Expert Bureau.
5 Order Form:
Click here to completely fill-out order form. You will be asked to input your personal information, order information, and payment information. After inputting your data, click on "Place Order" which will create your completed order form, then print it out and sign it.
6 Total Fees (A + B):
A) Consulate Fee & Service Fee:
Please check the following table for Chinese consulate fee and our service fee:
|SERVICE TYPE||CONSULATE FEE||SERVICE FEE||PROCESSING TIME|
|REGULAR||$140||$99||6+ BUSINESS DAYS|
|EXPRESS||$160||$139||4-5 BUSINESS DAYS|
|RUSH||$170||$179||3 BUSINESS DAYS|
|SAME DAY||MULTIPLE||10 YEARS||$170||$599||SAME DAY|
B) Return Shipping Option & Fee:
Fedex Next Day Service $27
Fedex to Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico $46
Fedex Saturday Delivery $46
Fedex First Over Night (8 am delivery) $75
8 Payment Methods:
We accept company check, money order, cashier's check or credit card**. Please make check or money order payable to Visa Express. You can write the total amount on one check or money order.
** Credit card payment is subject to a $3 or 3% processing charge, whichever is greater.
9 Ship Above Materials to:
Please send all the required documents to Visa Express, the address is listed on the top of your order confirmation page.
If applications require Same Day or Urgent service. The application must be received before 10:30 AM. You must send your documents using Fedex Priority Overnight Service or UPS Next Day Service only. Applications received after 10:30 AM will be processed the next business day.