Chinese Embassy in Papua New Guinea

Ambassador: Mr. Zeng Fanhua
Address: Section 216, Lot 5, Sir John Guise Drive, Waigani, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Mailing Address: P. O. Box 1351, Boroko, N.C.A. Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Tel: +67-5-3259836
Fax: +67-5-3258247

Consular Office of Chinese Embassy in Papua New Guinea

Tel: +67-5-3259912
Office Hours: 08:30-12:00, Monday-Friday (except holidays)

Visa Application

Citizens holding ordinary passports shall submit their visa application to the consular office of the Embassy.

Citizens holding Papuan passports are exempt from Hong Kong Visa if they enter Hong Kong for business or a short tour and stay in Hong Kong for no more than 90 days. Citizens holding diplomatic or official passports can stay in China Mainland for no more than 30 days visa-free.

The required documents for applying Tourist/Family Visit (L)

1. The original passport with blank pages and at least 6-month validity
2. Properly completed Application Forms 
3. One recent passport photo attached on the Application Form.
4. Travel itinerary or Invitation Letter of relatives in China.


1. If you submit applications by post, you should provide the self-addressed, pre-paid return envelope with enough postage. The embassy is not responsible for the loss of or damage to the documents.

2. If the applicant is not able to pick up the documents in person at the Embassy, he/she can entrust another person on his/her behalf. The delegate must have the applicant’s document collection form and pay the relevant fees.

Regular Visa Fee (in PGK)

Nationality / Visa Types Fees
Papua New Guinea Single Entry 68
Double Entries 102
Multiple Entries Valid for 6 Months 135
Multiple Entries Valid for 12 Months 203
Other Countries Single Entry 106
Double Entries 159
Multiple Entries Valid for 6 Months 212
Multiple Entries Valid for 12 Months 318
Group L Visa 85
 Fees above are effective from Dec. 11, 2023 to Dec. 31, 2024. The Hong Kong and Macau visa costs PGK 113.

Expedited Service Fee per Person

The regular processing time is 4 working days. For urgent cases, the expedited service is available. Moreover, additional fees will be paid as following:
1 working day processing PGK 106
2-3 working days processing PGK 72

 Please contact Embassy of Papua New Guinea in China if nationals of this country are in problems there.

 Related China Embassies in Oceania: Samoa, Tonga, Vanuatu
- Last updated on Feb. 08, 2024 by Gabby Li -
Questions & Answers on Chinese Embassy in Papua New Guinea
Asked by Kev from PAPUA NEW GUINEA | Nov. 12, 2023 04:27Reply
Short Stay traveling from PNG to Hong Kong
If I visiting Hong Kong from PNG for short stay what travel documents should I take with me? I'll be meeting my friend (visiting HK as well) and my friend will be paying for my accommodation during the short stay.
Answers (1)
Answered by James | Nov. 12, 2023 23:41

As I know, you can visit HK visa-free for at most 90 days so no visa is needed.
Asked by Shaofen Yan from AUSTRALIA | Jul. 24, 2020 00:42Reply
visa application for Chinese national living permanently in Australia
Where do I apply? What is the cost? Where do I get the application form?
Answers (1)
Answered by Celine from AUSTRALIA | Jul. 29, 2020 19:36

You can apply for your visa at the China Visa Application Service Center in your residence area. The cost for a single entry visa is around AUD 109.5. You can complete the application form on the website of the visa center.
Asked by Colin Spencer from PAPUA NEW GUINEA | Jan. 14, 2020 20:24Reply
British passport holder in PNG
What are the payment requirements for British citizen for the 3 month tourist visa to China, and do I require a letter of invite from people I am staying with?
Colin Spencer
Answers (1)
Answered by Fiona | Jan. 15, 2020 18:25

If you will live in a hotel and have round-trip tickets and hotel bookings, you don't need to provide this invitation letter.
Asked by Varage from CHINA | Oct. 02, 2019 18:17Reply
Family memeber visiting China
Hello I am writing to enquire about Chinese visa for PNG national.I am currently living in China and I would like a family member to visit me.What type of visa is suitable in my case?
Answers (1)
Answered by Alice from NEW ZEALAND | Oct. 08, 2019 19:47

He or she can apply for a tourist visa if visiting for a short time. Otherwise, apply for an S type visa.
Asked by Jacob Yombai from PAPUA NEW GUINEA | Sep. 17, 2019 05:18Reply
Visa type and payment
I will be travelling to Yunnan Province in October to attend a 6 week course organised by the Chinese Academy of Sciences. I have the invitation letter and other documents. Which visa I should apply and how can I make payment as I am not based in Port Moresby.
Answers (1)
Answered by Edward from PAPUA NEW GUINEA | Sep. 17, 2019 23:02

Dear, you can apply for an F type visa.
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