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Embassy of the People's Republic of China in the Republic of France

 Visa Application Form of PRC

Ambassador: Mr. Zhai Jun
Address: 11, avenue George V - 75008 Paris, France 
Tel: +33-1-49521950
Fax: +33-1-47205946, 47202422, 53758914
Office Hours: 09:00-12:00, 14:30-18:00, Monday-Friday (except holidays)
Email: chinaemb_fr@mfa.gov.cn

 Consular Office of Chinese Embassy in France:
Address: 20, rue Washington, 75008 Paris
Passport, Authentication & Notarization:
Tel: +33-1-53758831
Fax: +33-1-53758806
Email: consul@amb-chine.fr

Consular Protection:
Tel: +33-1-53758840, +33-6-15742537 
Email: lingbao@amb-chine.fr
Office Hours: 09:30-12:00, 14:30-17:00 , Monday-Friday (except Chinese and French public holidays)
Notice: You can't pick up your documents in the afternoon of Thursday. 

 Transportation to Consular Office
Take Metro Line 1 and get off at Station Georges V, go out from Sortie Avenue Champs Elysées and walk about 20 meters towards Place de la Concorde, then, turn left to Rue Washington and continue to walk for 150 meters, you will see the Consular Office on the right side of the Rue Washington. 

 Consular Districts of the Consulates

Consulate General Consular Jurisdiction
Embassy of PRC in Paris Except the consular districts of Chinese consulates in Marseiles, Strasbourg, Lyons and Saint-Denis.
Consulate General of PRC in Marseille Midi-Pyrénées, Languedoc-Roussillon, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur and Corse
Consulate General of PRC in Strasbourg Alsace, Lorraine, Champagne-Ardenne, Franche-Comté regions
Consulate-General of PRC in Lyons Rhône, Ain, Ardèche, Drôme, Isère, Loire, Haute-Savoie, Savoie, Puy de Dôme, Allier, Cantal, and Haute-Loire
Consulate-General of PRC in Saint-Denis Saint-Denis, Saint-Paul, Saint-Pierre and Saint-Benoit

 Notice of Chinese Visa Application Service Center (CVASC)  
CVASC in Paris has begun its operation on 14th January, 2011. The Center is responsible for receiving applications of ordinary passport holders for visiting mainland PRC. Online appointment is required for submission of  applications.

Meanwhile, diplomatic or official/service passport holders and Hong Kong/Macao visa applicants are required to submit their applications to the embassy directly. 

Detailed Information of CVASC in Paris:
Address: 117, Champs-Elysees, 75008 Paris.
Tel: +33-1-40700401
Fax: +33-1-47206328 
Email: pariscentre@visaforchina.org
Website: http://www.visaforchina.org/
Office Hours: 09:00-15:30 (submission of application), 09:00-16:30 (payment and collection), Monday-Friday (except Chinese and French public holidays)

 Fees
 Regular applications
Types French Passport Holders U.S.A Passport Holders Passport Holders of Other Countries
Single-Entry with 3-month Validity 101 Euros 180 Euros 96 Euros
Double-Entry with 6-month Validity 116 Euros 180 Euros 109 Euros
Multi-Entry with 6-month Validity 131 Euros 180 Euros 123 Euros
Multi-Entry with 12-Month Validity 166 Euros 180 Euros 152 Euros
Group Type 92 Euros 164 Euros 89 Euros

 Express applications
Types French Passport Holders U.S.A Passport Holders Passport Holders of Other Countries
Single-Entry with 3-month Validity 145 Euros 224 Euros 140 Euros
Double-Entry with 6-month Validity 160 Euros 224 Euros 153 Euros
Multi-Entry with 6-month Validity 175 Euros 224 Euros 167 Euros
Multi-Entry with 12-Month Validity 210 Euros 224 Euros 196 Euros
Group Type 136 Euros 208 Euros 133 Euros

 Urgent applications
Types French Passport Holders U.S.A Passport Holders Passport Holders of Other Countries
Single-Entry with 3-month Validity 167 Euros 246 Euros 162 Euros

Note:
1. Total fees = Visa fee + Service fee + Tax
2. Please pay on pick-up by Check, Debit Card, Credit Card or Cash.

 The Map of the Embassy

 Please contact Embassy of France in PRC if Frenches are in problems there.

 Recommended tours:
11 Days China Tour from Paris France: to Shanghai, Huangshan, Suzhou, Hangzhou
13 Days China Tour from Paris France: to Kunming, Jianshui, Sapa, Hanoi

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