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China Embassy in Iran

 Visa Application Form of PRC 

Ambassador: Mr. Pang Sen
Address: No.13, Narenjestan 7th, Pasdaran Ave, Tehran
(P. O. Box 11155-3937)
Tel: +9821-22291240, 22292566, 22291241
Fax: +9821-22290690
Office Hours: 08:30-16:30, Sunday-Thursday (except holidays)
Email: chinaemb_ir@mfa.gov.cn

Consular Office

Address: No.73rd, Movahed Danesh Ave., Aghdasiyeh, Tehran, Iran
Tel: +9821- 26118905   
Fax: +9821-26118903
Email: consulate_irn@mfa.gov.cn
Office Hours: 08:45-12:15, 14:30-16:30, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday (except holidays)
Note: Application is not accepted in the afternoon of Thursday.

Sections of Chinese Embassy in Iran

Sections Information
Ambassador Office Tel: +9821-22291240 ext. 2
Fax: +9821-22298605
Political Counselor Chief: Yu Fulong
Tel: +9821-22298605
Economic & Commercial Office Chief: Guo Chuanwei
Tel: +9821-22838597
Fax: +9821-22838598
Defense Attaché Office Chief: Xu Jinxiang
Tel: +9821-22292433
Fax: +9821-22292433
Political Office Chief: Yang Chaohui
Tel: +9821-22806747
Fax: +9821-22290690
Cultural Office Chief: Ren Weifu
Tel: +9821-22290044
Fax: +9821-22290044
Administrative Office Chief: Kang Xiuying
Tel: +9821-22291242
Fax: +9821-22290690

Notices for Application

1. According to the agreement between Iran and China, holders of Iranian diplomatic/service passports are free of visa requirements for entry.

2. For Macao Special Administrative Region, Iranian citizens can apply for Arrival Visa by Invitation Letter or other certifications. 

3. For Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, no matter what type of passport they hold, they all are asked to apply for a HKSAR Visa through the Embassy before entering Hong Kong. 

Regulations for Notarization

1. Only Chinese nationals gaining Residence Permit in Iran can apply for notarization.
2. Applicants should come to the embassy in person.
3. Applicants should offer original valid passport and its copy.
4. Applicants should fill in the 'Application Form for Notarization and Certification' carefully, specifically and legibly. All the blanks of the form must be completed.
5. The notarized content must be exact, accurate and without correction.
6. Applicants should sign in front of the consul officials. 

 Please contact Embassy of Iran in China if Iranians are in troubles there.

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- Last modified on May. 27, 2020 -
Questions & Answers on China Embassy in Iran
Asked by Masi from IRAN 🇮🇷 | May. 26, 2020 04:40Reply
Visa extension
Hello, I got my zvisa but because of coronavirous I couldn't travel to China, now my visa is timed out, I need to know when the Chinese embassy in Iran will be open and how should I extend my visa? Thanks a million.
Answers (2)
Answered by Eric from UNITED KINGDOM | May. 27, 2020 23:53
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Masi, the embasy will not open until the global pandemic situation is controlled. As your visa has already expired, you cannot extend it any more. Just wait and see if the Chinese embassy will do something for you later for remedy.
Answered by Masi from IRAN | Jun. 12, 2020 03:30
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Thanks Eric for your response, wish you health and happiness.
Asked by EvaL from LITHUANIA | Jan. 29, 2020 08:27Reply
China embasy in Iran issuing visas to EU citizens?
Hi. Will I be able to get China visa in their embasy in Tehran (Iran) please? I hold Lithuanian (EU) passport. how long is the process and is there anything I should know before I go? Any recommendations from people who went through them?
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Answered by Jerry from IRAN | Feb. 05, 2020 19:24
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You can have a try, but the result for granting visa or not is not assured. The process usually takes four working days. I advise you to apply for it in your home country if possible.
Answered by Eval from LITHUANIA | Feb. 05, 2020 22:36
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Thanks Jerry for response. I will try 😉👍
Asked by Bouhdida from TUNISIA | Dec. 10, 2019 01:14Reply
I’m Tunisian citizen and have Tunisian passport but living in Iran and have iranian residential perm
I’m Tunisian citizen and have Tunisian passport but living in Iran and have iranian residential permit, 4 years ago I receive Chinese visa from Iran, there’s new rules or special document to get again new Chinese Visa from Iran? thanks’.
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Answered by Kate from IRAN | Dec. 10, 2019 19:01
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Well, something changed for Irani citizens, but I'm not sure whether it's the same for citizens from other countries. Nowadays, the documents for L, M, and F visa are more than before.
Answered by BOUHDIDA from TUNISIA | Dec. 10, 2019 23:02
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Thank you, please needed oppointment via internet or direct presence at the Embassy? Regards
Answered by Kate | Dec. 11, 2019 20:00
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You can show up at the embassy without appointment.
Asked by busy from IRAN | Oct. 29, 2019 03:00Reply
i am indian and have indian passport but living in iran and have iranian resendential permit, can i
i am indian and have indian passport but living in iran and have iranian resendential permit, can i get chinese visa from iran ? thanks
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Answered by Linda from IRAN | Oct. 29, 2019 20:25
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Yes, you can apply for it from Iran.
Asked by Fahime from IRAN | Jun. 15, 2019 23:52Reply
how does extra urgent service in embassy work
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Answered by Linda from USA | Jun. 16, 2019 22:38
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Just tell the officer that you need the urgent service when submitting the application and pay the extra USD30.
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