Chinese Embassies in North America

Antigua and Barbuda: Cedar Valley, Saint John's, Antigua and Barbuda

Bahamas: 3rd Orchard Terrace, Village Road, Nassau, the Bahamas (P.O. Box SS-6389)

Barbados: No.17 Golfview Terrace, Rockley, Christ Church, Barbados

Canada: 515 St. Patrick Street, Ottawa, Ont. K1N 5H3, Canada

Costa Rica: De la casa de D. Oscar Arias 100 metros al sur y 50 metros al oeste, Rohrmoser, Pavas, San Jose, Costa Rica

Cuba: Calle 13 No. 551, Entre CYD, Vedado, Ciudad de La Havana, Cuba

Dominica: Morne Daniel, Roseau, the Commonwealth of Dominica

Grenada: Azar Villa at Calliste St. George's, Grenada

Jamaica: 8 Seaview Avenue, Kingston 10, Jamaica

Mexico: Avenue Rio Magdalena 172, Col. Tizapan San Angel, Mexico, D.F.C.01090

Trinidad and Tobago: 76 Long Circular Road, Maraval, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

United States of America: 2300 Connecticut Avenue, N. W., Washington D.C. 20008, U.S.A.


Selected Questions and Answers:


 Asked by Mr. Steven Lee(USA)
Should medical examination be conducted before application of Z or after Z granted?

 Answered by Mr. JOHNNASH(United States)
Mr. Steven lee, the Medicinal examination should be done before the Z application, please do it in Singapore General Hospital or Raffles Hospital.


  Asked by ANNE LAFRAMBOISE(Mexico)
I'm Canadian passport holders but living in Mexico now. I am planning to travel to China. I have filled out the visa application form for Mexicans and also the supplementary for foreigners living in Mexico, filled out the part d section only. Is there something else that is needed from me to fill out?

 Answered by Mike
Besides the application form V.2011A and the application form V.2011B, you don't need to fill out other forms. For China tourist L application, you also need to provide your Canadian passport, the Mexican FM2 and its copy, the round-trip flight tickets.


  Asked by Ms. HK
Would like to know where to renew my Old HK ID card to the latest HK Smart ID Card and where to apply for the HKSAR passport here in Toronto? Yes! Both are for getting the $6000.00 from the HK Government. Please advise :)

 Answered by Bob
If you apply for HKSAR passport renewal and the Hong Kong ID card renewal together, you can apply it through China consulate in Toronto. The consulate will mail your application to the immigration department of Hong Kong government; it takes about 1 month for the application. You'd better go to the consulate in person to enquire the whole procedure, requirements; it is complex to tell you all the details.

- Last modified on Nov. 03, 2020 -
Questions & Answers on Chinese Embassies in North America
Asked by Nancy Dilworth from CANADA | May. 12, 2020 15:22Reply
Highest degree authentication in Vancouver
Hi, I am a Canadian living in B.C. I have lived and worked as a foreign expert in China for many years,ESL.Once again I am hired by my previous university in Hunan. I have authenticated my highest degree by a notary public and further by B.C government in Victoria. Now I have to further authenticate from the Chinese Consulate general in Vancouver.Then I can send these to my uni versity so they can get me an official letter of invitation for a z visa. My question is how do I get the last step done ie. I need more information about how to further get my degree authenticated by Chinese Consulate in Vancouver? Where to begin from?
Answers (1)
Answered by Besley from CANADA | May. 13, 2020 20:58
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Nancy, actually you should do the authentication at the China visa application center in Vancouver. However, the officer is currently closed due to the epidemic situation. You will need to wait until it is opened to submit your application.

Application Procedure:
Step 1
The document shall be sent to a local notary public, lawyer or Commissioner of Oaths of Canada for notarization.
Step 2
The notarized document shall be brought to the Authentication and Service of Documents Section of Global Affairs Canada for authentication.
Step 3
The authenticated document shall be submitted to the Chinese Visa Application Service Center for consular authentication by the Chinese Consulate-General in Vancouver.
Asked by Samantha from CANADA | Sep. 28, 2019 14:54Reply
Does a Jamaican citizen living in Canada need a Chinese visa to transit through Shanghai for <24hrs?
Answers (2)
Answered by Fiona from CANADA | Sep. 28, 2019 20:37
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No, it's not required.
Answered by Samantha from CANADA | Sep. 29, 2019 06:04
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Thank you for your response. Sorry but just to clarify using a Jamaican passport will he be able to leave the airport without a Visa to sightsee for just the day?
Asked by Juanita Daniels from UNITED STATES | Aug. 02, 2019 07:50Reply
sending in two
Can me and my significant other submit both of our chinese visa applications at the same time?
Answers (1)
Answered by Vera from CANADA | Aug. 05, 2019 20:54
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Yes, you can submit both at a time, but you can't send them by post or email.
Asked by Juanita Daniels from UNITED STATES | Aug. 01, 2019 11:36Reply
Can i send my visa application to their embassies here in the USA ?
Can i send my visa application to their embassies here in the USA ? or do i have to send my application all the way to china?
Answers (1)
Answered by Emily from USA | Aug. 02, 2019 01:08
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Dear, do you apply for a China visa? IF yes and if you are applying in the US, you need to submit the application in person to the China embassy or consulate in the US which is in charge of your residence area.
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