China Embassy in Belarus
Visa Application Form of PRC
Ambassador: Mr. Xie Xiaoyong
Address: 22, Berestyanskaya Street, Minsk 220071, the Republic of Belarus
Tel: +375-17-2849728, 2853682
Sections of Chinese Embassy in Belarus
|Cultural Office||Tel/Fax: +375-17-2946667|
|Science & Technology Office||Tel/Fax: +375-17-2947759|
|Educational Office||Tel/Fax: +375-17-3286396 |
Office Hours: 14:30-17:30, Monday, Thursday
|Protocol Office||Tel: +375-17-2853683|
|Commercial Office||Tel: +375-17-2340789 |
The Republic of Belarus lies in the west region of East European Plain (Russian Plain). This inland country is a vital passage between Asian and European road transportation. Eurasia Continental Bridge and Moscow-Warsaw International Highway traverse the country.
Neighboring Countries: Poland, Lithuania, Russia, Ukraine, Latvia
Land Area: About 207,600 square kilometers (80,155 square miles)
Time: It is 3 hours earlier than GMT and 5 hours later than Beijing Time.
Official Language: Belarusian and Russian
Major Religions: Orthodox Church
New Year's Day (January 1)
Orthodox Christmas (January 7)
Victory Day (May 9)
Anniversary of Liberation from Nazis (July 3)
October Revolution Day (November 7)
Notices for Chinese Going to Belarus
1. It is not necessary to have a visa for those Chinese citizens who have diplomatic or official passports. To apply for an ordinary one needs invitation form, photo, Heath Certificate for International Travelers and sanitary certificate, application form and certificate of health insurance issued by appointed medical insurance organizations by their Embassy in China.
2. Fee is USD60 and it is free for young people below 16 years old.
3. Within 3 days after entering the country, you should have a residence registration in local internal affairs authorities and effect forced medical insurance at hospitals within the same administrative area you resides.
4. There is no restriction on foreign currency brought into Belarus and it is also not necessary to declare to the customs if leaving with currency less than USD 3, 000.
Please contact Embassy of Belarus in China if this country's citizens are in problems there.
Related China Embassies in Europe: Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina
I often visit China and Hongkong in a month, I would like to know the VISA procedure for long term.
For your HK trip, you don't need a visa actually if the stay is not more than 14 days, but keep in mind that you need to make a pre-arrival registration at the HK Immigration website.