Visa Application Form of PRC
Detail Procedure for Application
(How to Apply - Processing Time - Visa Fees - Pick-up, etc)
For Children Born in USA with Chinese Descent Going to China
Consul General: Ms. Li Qiangmin
Address: 3417 Montrose Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77006, U.S.A
Office Hours: 09:00-12:00, 13:30-17:00, Monday-Friday (except holidays)
Tel: +1-713-5217495 (24-hour Answering Service)
+1-713-5219589 (Manned Service between 09:00-10:00 in workday)
Office Hours: 09:00-11:30; 13:30-15:00, Monday-Friday (except holidays)
Consular Districts: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Texas and Puerto Rico.
If you live in other regions, please contact the embassy or consulate in your region. Otherwise, your application will be delayed or even denied.
Means of Payment
From January 1st, 2010, the Consular Office of the Consulate General in Houston has not accepted cash payment for all document services. For all services, the consulate only accepts Master Card, Visa Card and Money Order, Cashier's Check (excluding personal/company check) payable to "Chinese Consulate General".
2015 Public Holidays of the Consulate in Houston (Consular Section)
|New Year's Day||January 1, 2||Thursday, Friday|
|Martin Luther King's Birthday||January 19||Monday|
|Spring Festival||February 19, 20||Thursday, Friday|
|International Labor Day||May 1||Friday|
|Memorial Day||May 25||Monday|
|Independence Day||July 3||Friday|
|Labor Day||September 7||Monday|
|Chinese National Day||October 1, 2||Thursday, Friday|
|Columbus Day||October 12||Monday|
|Thanksgiving Day||November 26, 27||Thursday, Friday|
|Christmas Day||December 25||Friday|
Notice of Parking-lot
For the convenience of applicants, the Consulate in Houston has leased a designated parking-lot which is located at the parking area north and west of the La Columbe D'Or restaurant (the restaurant faces the front gate of the consulate across the street).
Parking hours: 08:00 - 12:00, 13:30 - 16:00, Monday through Friday.
Map of the Consulate in Houston