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 Visa Application Form of PRC  

Ambassador: Mr. Wei Wei
Address: 150 Tanglin Road, Singapore 247969
Email: chinaemb_sg@mfa.gov.cn

 Consular Office 
Tel: 65-64712117
Fax: 65-64795345
Office Hours: 
09:00 - 11:30 (application & Collection), Monday-Friday (except holidays)
09:00 - 11:30 & 15:00 - 16:00 (Collection only), Monday-Friday(except holidays)

 Chinese Visa Application Service Centre (CVASC)
CVASC officially started its operation from 17th May 2010. Applicants who hold ordinary passports are required to submit their applications to the centre.  

However, applicants holding Diplomatic, Service or Official passport, or who apply for Hong Kong/Macao visa/entry permit, should still submit the application directly to the Embassy. 

Notice: Both the Embassy and CVASC require online appointment.

Detail information about CVASC
Address: 80 Robinson Road, #16-01/02/02A, Singapore 068898
Office Hours: Monday - Friday (except for public holidays)
Application Time: 09:00 - 15:00
Collection and Payment: 09:00 - 16:00
Tel: 65-62262358, 62262439
Fax: 65-62260852
Website: http://www.visaforchina.org/SGP_EN/
Email: singaporecentre@visaforchina.org

Notice: Rush service applications (the second working day collection) should be lodged to the center before 14:00 in weekdays.

 Visa Exemption
1. Singapore diplomatic, service or official passport holders are exempt from a visa to Mainland China for up to 30 days.  

2. Singapore ordinary passport holders can go to Mainland without applying for visas for up to 15 days for business, sightseeing, visiting relatives and friends, or transit, however, for those who intend to stay for more than 15 days to study, work, reside or gather news, they are required to apply in advance.

3. Singapore passport holders are exempt from visa if they go to Hong Kong for less than 90 days stay, and Macao for less than 30 days. 

 Main Visa Types

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 Singaporean 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(in SGD)
Please pay in Cash or Debit Card (NETS & UnionPay). The total amount of the fees to be paid by an applicant = regular visa fees + extra fees for rush/express service(if any) + application service fees charged by the centre.

1. Regular Fee per Person

Types Singaporean Citizens American Citizens Citizens of Other Countries
Single-Entry with 3-month Validity SGD 25 SGD 200 SGD 50
Double-Entry with 6-month Validity SGD 35 SGD 200 SGD 75
Multi-Entry with 6-month Validity SGD 45 SGD 200 SGD 100
Multi-Entry with 12-month Validity SGD 65 SGD 200 SGD 150

2. Extra Fee for Rush Service and Express Service 
Service Time Needed Fees
Express Service Fee 3 working days collection SGD 35
Rush Service Fee 2 working days collection SGD 50 

3. Service Fee by CVASC
Service Time Needed Fees
Regular Service Fee 4 working day collection SGD 40 (Tax inclusive)
Express Service Fee 3 working day collection SGD 60 (Tax inclusive)
Rush Service Fee 2 working day collection SGD 80 (Tax inclusive)

2014 Holiday Schedule of the CVASC

Public Holiday Date Day
New Year's Day January 1 Wednesday
Spring Festival January 31 - February 5 Friday - Wednesday
Good Friday April 18 Friday
International Labor Day May 1 Thursday
Vesak Day May 13 Tuesday
Hari Raya Puasa July 28 Monday
National Day October 1 - 6 Wednesday - Monday
Deepavali October 23 Thursday
Christmas Day December 25 Thursday

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