China Consulate in Melbourne, Australia

 Visa Application Form of PRC
 Procedure for Application at CVASC/by Post
 Visa Fees

Consul General: Mr. Song Yumin
Address: 75-77 Irving Road, Toorak, VIC 3142, Melbourne
Tel: +61-3-98246450
Fax: +61-3-98220606
Office Hours: 08:30-12:30, 14:00-17:00, Monday-Friday (except holidays)

Consular Office of Chinese Consulate in Melbourne

Address: 534 Toorak Road, Toorak VIC 3142, Melbourne
Tel: +61-3-98220604, +61-3-98043683
Fax: +61-3-98246340
Office Hours: 09:00-12:00, Monday-Friday (except holidays)
Consular Districts: Victoria, Tasmania 

Chinese Visa Application Service Centre (CVASC)

The Centre started its operation in Melbourne from April, 2010.  Applications from all ordinary passport holders should be submitted to the CVASC directly. CVASC will also handle applications from the Consulate General and return processed applications. 

If you hold Diplomatic/Service/Official Passport, or you want to apply for Hong Kong, Macau Visa/Entry Permit, Chinese Passport, Chinese Travel Permit, Notarization or Authentication, you can still submit application directly to the Consulate in Melbourne.

Detailed information about the CVASC in Melbourne:
Address: Ground Floor, 570 ST Kilda Rd., Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia  
Nearest Tram Station: Beatrice Street (Moubray St. & St. Kilda Rd.)
Tram Routes:  3, 5, 6, 16, 64, 67 
Tel: +61-3-9937-2308 
Fax: +61-3-9937-2337, +61-3-9937-2338
Business Hours: 9:00-15:00 (Monday - Friday)  
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 7227, ST Kilda Rd., Melbourne, VIC 3004

2019 Holiday Schedule of CVASC in Melbourne

Festival Date Day
New Year's Day January 1 Tuesday
Australia Day January 28 Monday
Chinese New Year February 4 - 6 Monday - Wednesday
Labor Day (VIC) March 11 Monday
Good Friday April 19 Friday
Easter Monday April 22 Monday
Anzac Day April 25 Thursday
International Labor Day May 1 Wednesday
Queen's Birthday June 10 Monday
Mid-Autumn Festival September 13 Friday
Friday before the AFL Grand Final September 27 Friday
Chinese National Day October 1 - 3 Tuesday - Thursday
Melbourne Cup Day November 5 Tuesday
Christmas Day December 25 Wednesday
Boxing Day December 26 Thursday

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China Tours from Australia
China Tour from Melbourne
- Last modified on Oct. 31, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on China Consulate in Melbourne
Asked by Amanda McCarthy from AUSTRALIA | Oct. 30, 2019 16:08Reply
Do I need a visa to visit China from Hong long for one day?
Do I need a visa to visit China from hong kong for one day - no nights?

Thank you
Answers (1)
Answered by Shirley from UNITED KINGDOM | Oct. 31, 2019 00:00

You may or may not, depending on your itinerary. See if you can arrange the route like Hong Kong - a mainland city - Macau, to be eligible for the visa-free transit scheme.
Asked by MD from AUSTRALIA | Sep. 29, 2019 22:12Reply
How long does it take to process a visa application
Answers (1)
Answered by Peter from AUSTRALIA | Oct. 07, 2019 19:14

Normally it takes four working days.
Asked by john jackson from 36 | Sep. 28, 2019 23:06Reply
Hi I am a new Zealand citizen permanent resident in Australia
where should I lodge my Visa application to visit China on holiday?
Answers (1)
Answered by Thomas from AUSTRALIA | Sep. 29, 2019 00:26

You should lodge it to the nearest CVASC office in Australia if you are now in Australia.
Asked by john jackson from NZ | Sep. 28, 2019 21:53Reply
visa application
I wish to submit my application for Visa in need to make an appointment? how do i make an appointment online to submit visa application
Answers (1)
Answered by Billy from AUSTRALIA | Sep. 29, 2019 19:40

John, you don not have to make an appointment. Anyway, if you want, you can make it on the website of the CVASC in Melbourne.
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