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 Visa Application Form of PRC 

Ambassador: Mr. Zhang Yan
Address: 50-D, Shantipath, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi, 110021
Tel: +91-11-26112345 
Fax: +91-11-26885486
Office Hours:
09:00-12:30, 15:00-17:30, Monday-Friday (except holidays)
Email: chinaemb_in@mfa.gov.cn
Website: http://in.china-embassy.org/eng/

 Consular Office 
Address: Gate No.3, Chinese Embassy, Nyaya Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi, 110021
Tel: +91-11-24675259
Fax: +91-11-26111105
Office Hours: 10:30 -11:30, Monday-Friday (except holidays)

 Consular Districts of the Embassy/Consulates

Consulate General Consular Jurisdiction
The Embassy in New Delhi Except Consular Districts of the Consulate in Mumbai & the Consulate in Kolkata.
The Consulate General in Mumbai Maharashtra, Karnataka
The consulate General in Kolkata Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Orissa, West Bengal

 Notice on Chinese Visa Application Service Center (CVASC) 
The CVASC in New Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata have been in operation. Applications to mainland China from all ordinary passport holders should be submitted to CVASC. 

The following applicants need directly submit applications to the embassy or consulates in India:
1) Diplomatic / Service (Official) Passport Holders and Important Official Delegations.
2) Application of media employees and journalists (please contact the Press Office of embassy in advance, Tel: +91-11-2688 1249, Fax: +91-11-2688 2024)
3) Applicants who need to apply for Hong Kong or Macao Visa.
4) Notarization and Authentication
5) Application of Passport, Travel Documents, Hong Kong SAR Entry Permit from Chinese

 Basic Information of the CVASC

Address: 1st Floor, Commercial Tower, Le Meridian Hotel, Raisina Road, New Delhi, 110001
Tel: +91-11-4356 5225, 4300 7563
Fax: +91-11-4356 5229
Email: delhicentre@visaforchina.org
Website: http://www.visaforchina.org/

Office Hours: Monday-Friday (except holidays)
Application Time:
Normal Cases: 09:00 - 14:00
Express Cases: 09:00-11:00 (Travel Agent or representative)
                              09:00-12:00 (Individual Applicants)

Payment and Passport Collection Time:  
09:00 - 14:00 (Normal Cases)
15:00 - 17:00 (Expressl Cases)

Note: An applicant may submit his or her application to CVASC in person or entrust someone or a travel agent to submit on his or her behalf. Online appointment via the Centre's website for submission is required. You may be required to go to the Embassy or the Consulate General for an interview if the the Embassy or the Consulate General deems it necessary.

 Main Visa Types & Requirements
Types Purpose
Tourist (L) It is issued for an alien who comes to PRC for sight-seeing.
Business (F/M) F is issued for an alien who comes to PRC for non-commercial business activities, such as research, lecture, science and technology exchange visits on invitation.
M is issued to those who intend to visit for commercial and trade activities.
Employment/Work (Z) It is issued for applicants going to PRC for employment or work.
Student (X)

It is issued for an alien who comes to PRC for study.

Private Visit (S) It is issued to family members who intend to visit the foreigners with Z or X in PRC, or to those who intend to go to PRC for other private affairs.
Family Reunion (Q) It is issued to family members of Chinese citizens or foreigners with permanent residence in PRC.
Transit Visa (G) It is issued for applicants going to PRC for transit to another country/region.
Hong Kong SAR & Macao SAR Visas Indian citizens holding valid passports are exempt from Visa/Entry Permit to Hong Kong for less than 14 days, and Macao for less than 30 days.


 Fees
1. Regular Fee per Person
Types Indian Citizens American Citizens Citizens of Other Countries
Single-Entry RS. 3,900 RS. 9,100 RS. 2,700
Double-Entry RS. 5,850 RS. 9,100 RS. 4,050
Multi-Entry with 6-month Validity RS. 7,800 RS. 9,100 RS. 5,400
Multi-Entry with 12-month Validity RS. 11,700 RS. 9,100 RS. 8,100
Group Visa RS. 2,400

2. Extra Fee for Express Service 

Express Service (the 2nd working day collection) RS. 1,800

3. Application Service Fee by the Center
Regular Service (the 4th working day collection) RS. 621 (inclusive of Service Tax)
Express Service (the 2nd working day collection) RS. 790 (inclusive of Service Tax)
Note: 1. The total amount of the fees = visa fees + application service fees
2. Application Service Fees are non-refundable.
3. CVASC does not provide urgent service for ordinary applications. it is available at the embassy in New Delhi for passport holders other than ordinary passport.
4. For Express Service (next working day collection), you will have to submit your application before 11:00, and pick it up after 15:00 the next working day.

 Please contact Embassy of India in China if Indians are in difficulties there.
 
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