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 Visa Application Form of PRC

Ambassador: Mr. Xu Jianguo
Address: 2-6 Glenmore Street, Kelburn, Wellington, New Zealand
Postal Address: P.O. Box 17257, Karori, Wellington, New Zealand
Tel: +64-4-4749631
Fax: +64-4-4990419
Emergency call: +64-21-528663
Office Hours: 09:00-12:00, 13:30-16:30, Monday-Friday (except holidays)
Email: info@chinaembassy.org.nz
Website: http://www.chinaembassy.org.nz

 Consular Office
Address: 2-6 Glenmore Street, PO Box 17257, Karori, Wellington
Tel: +64-4-4733514, 4749631  
Fax: +64-4-4749632  
Office Hours: Monday-Friday (except holidays)  
09:00-12:00 (for Application), 14:00-16:00 (for Pick Up)
Email: visa@chinaembassy.org.nz  

 Consular Districts of the Embassy/Consulates
 

Embassy/Consulate Consular_Jurisdiction
Embassy of PRC in Wellington Bay of Plenty, Gisborne, Hawke's Bay, Taranaki, Manawatu-Wanganui, Wellington
Consulate General of PRC in Auckland Northland, Auckland, Waikato
Consulate General of PRC in Christchurch Tasman, Nelson, Marlborough, West Coast, Canterbury, Otago, Southland

 Fees

1. Regular Fee per Person
Types New Zealand Citizens U.S. Citizens Citizens of Other Countries
Single-Entry with 3-month Validity NZ$ 140 NZ$ 200 NZ$ 60
Double-Entry with 6-month Validity NZ$ 210 NZ$ 200 NZ$ 90
Multi-Entry with 6-month Validity NZ$ 280 NZ$ 200 NZ$ 120
Multi-Entry with 12-month Validity NZ$ 420 NZ$ 200 NZ$ 180
Note: The embasy only accepts Credit Card (Visa/MasterCard only), Bank Cheque (excluding Personal cheque and Company cheque), and Money Order as means of payment. Make the check payable to "Embassy of the PRC in New Zealand". EFTPOS and Credit Card is acceptable at the counter of the consular office.

2. Express & Rush Service Fee per Person 
The regular processing time is 5 working days. For urgent cases, the express or rush service is available, but urgent application must be lodged in person and extra fee is charged as following: (It may take 6-8 working days if the application was couriered to the Embassy, and the rush and express service are not applicable for applications lodged via post or courier) 
Rush Service (1 working days processing) NZD 60
Express Service (2-3 working days processing) NZD 40
Note: The urgent process is only available with approval of consular officer at the time the application is lodged. Proof of outward travel, such as a fully paid fight ticket may require.

3. Handling Service Fee for Application by Post/Mail
Fee per Package/Mail NZD 15
Note: Applicants should enclose visa fee, handing service fee (bank check and company check payable to "Chinese Embassy", please write down your name and contact details on the back of the check)  in a self-addressed, pre-paid return envelope. Otherwise you have to collect the passport at the Embassy. Please do not include any cash with your application. Only one handling fee is charged if you have include more than one applications in the same envelope.

  Major Visa Types & Requirements

Types

Purpose
Tourist (L) It is issued to those who comes for tourism. Group L is available for tourists who travel in a group basis.
Business (F/M) F is issued to those who intend to go to China for exchanges, visits, study tours and other activities.
M is issued to those who intend to go to China for commercial and trade activities.
Employment/Work (Z) It is issued to an alien who comes for a post or employment, commercial performance or academic exchanges, and to his/her accompanying family members.
Student (X)

It is issued to foreigners who come to study in China.

Private visit (S) it is issued to family members of foreigners with work Z and student X in China or visit for other private affairs.
Transit (G)

It is issued to a foreign citizen who is to transit through China on his or her way to a third country(or region).

Hong Kong SAR & Macao SAR Visa New Zealand citizens are exempt from Hong Kong Visa if they go to Hong Kong for visit or sightseeing and they stay at Hong Kong for not more than 90 days, and Macao for up to 30 days.

 Please contact Embassy of New Zealand in China if New Zealanders are in troubles there.

 Other Chinese Embassies in Oceania: Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Embassy of China in Tonga