Chinese Embassies and Consulates
Selected Questions and Answers:
Asked by Mr. Russ(China)
I'm Canadian and have been married to a Chinese lady got two years. We got married and we now both live here. What is the procedure for me to qualify for a long term (5 year) permament visa if I plan to stay longer here? I have now been living here for more than four years.
Answered by Mr.Charles
It is very difficult to get a permanent visa. Please read the Regulations on Permanent Residence of Aliens on the website https://www.travelchinaguide.com/embassy/visa/refusal.htm, then you know the regulations are so strict and rigorous.
Asked by Ms. Lily(USA)
Hi, I'm a US passport holder. My 1 year Chinese Visa will expire soon, but I need to stay longer for another five days. I don't think I'll have time to renew it prior to my trip.
So my question here is, can I extend or renew it while in Beijing? I thank you in advance for your prompt response.
Answered by Mrs. Lorna(USA)
Yes, you can extend the duration of your visa at the Exit & Enter Department of Beijing Public Security Bureau before it expires.
Asked by Ms. Marja(AUSTRALIA)
I am a German passport holder with a working visa for Australia, wishing to travel soon - is it possible for me to obtain a visa from one of the consulates in Australia (or possibly new Zealand, as I may be traveling here in the next few months)?? Thanks :)
Answered by Mr. Mac
Yes, you can apply from one Chinese consulate in Australia which is near to you because you hold Australian work visa which permits you stay in Australia for a long time. If you apply in New Zealand, you maybe can't get it because you just a temporary visitors to New Zealand. Please bear in mind that single entry tourist L is only valid for 3 months, please don't apply for it too early.
- Last modified on Sep. 07, 2020 -
Questions & Answers on Chinese Embassies and Consulates
Asked by Gift
from NIGERIA | Sep. 27, 2020 01:57Reply
Can i still be able to travel to china with visa that expired during coronavirus lockdown
Answered by Victor
| Sep. 27, 2020 20:12
Asked by JUAN HAO
from INDIA | Sep. 25, 2020 08:49Reply
i have Q2 visa valid till SEP 2021. can i enter china with this visa after 28SEP 2020?
Answered by Amanda
| Sep. 27, 2020 20:19
Do you have a temporary residence permit of China? If yes, you can enter China after 28SEP2020.
Asked by kishore singh
from INDIA | Sep. 23, 2020 22:05Reply
how can i go to china this time
i have work permit but my visa has been finished on 5 july 2020. my company calling me for back to work...then what cant i do...please help me...what document i need...
Answered by Nancy
| Sep. 27, 2020 23:20
You need to apply for a new visa to enter China. In addition to the regular documents, which are the same as you apply for a work visa previously, you need to submit a PU or TE invitation obtained through your employer.
Asked by Kerriannahalley
from GUYANA | Sep. 23, 2020 11:00Reply
Hello, can guyanese obtain Chinese visa
Answered by Vera
| Sep. 27, 2020 23:18
You can, if you meet the requirements.
Asked by patience Ubong
from NIGERIA | Sep. 23, 2020 01:31Reply
How to get an Emergency visa to china
please i have my PU letter and invitation letter,can i come for visa application?because i went to Abuja Embassy but they didnt give me a listening ears.how do i get my visa now as my work is in Danger..my Boss trethends me without understanding that is absolutely not my fault for not returning.please if there is anywhere you can help,please let me know,here is my contact 09074470447,All my papers are ready.thank you
Answered by Oliver
| Sep. 27, 2020 23:18
As you have the PU letter, you can go to the visa center in Abuja to apply for a work visa, but I'm not sure whether the center is open now.