Embassy of P.R.China in the Republic of the Philippines
Visa Application Form of PRC
Ambassador: Mr. Zhao Jianhua
1235 Acacia Street, Dasmarinas Village, Makati City, Metro Manila, Republic of the Philippines ( Front Gate).
4896 Pasay Road, Dasmarinas Village, Makati City, Metro Manila, Philippines (Rear Gate).
Office Hours: 08:30-12:00, 14:00-17:00, Monday - Friday (except holidays)
Address: 2nd & 3rd Floor, the World Center, 330 Sen. Gil J. Puyat Avenue, Makati City, Metro Manila, Philippines
Enquiry Tel: +63-2-8482395 (09:00-11:00, 14:00-16:00 during weekdays)
Office Hour: 09:00 am - 11:00 am, Monday - Friday (except holidays)
Consular Districts: Except for the consular districts of the consulate in Laoag and Cebu
Consulate-General of the PRC in Cebu
Consul General: Mr. Zhang Weiguo
Address: 5th Floor, Unit 5C, Cebu IT Tower, Corner Archbishop Reyes Street and Mindanao Street, Cebu Business Park, Cebu City
Tel: +63-32-5051037, 5051035 (for consular services)
Consular Districts: Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao, Lanao Del Sur, Lanao Del Norte, Southern Cotabato, North Cotabato, Davao Oriental, Davao Del Sur, Davao Del Norte, Surigao Del Sur, Surigao Del Norte, Misamis Oriental, Misamis Occidental, Camiguin, Bukidnon, Agusan Del Sur, Agusan Del Norte, Zamboanga Del Sur, Zamboanga Del Norte, Tawi-Tawi, Sulu, Basilan, Leyte, Northern Samar, Western Samar, Eastern Samar, Southern Leyte, Siquijor, Iloilo, Negros Oriental, Negros Occidental, Bohol, Cebu
Accredited Hospitals for Physical Examination
Chong Hua Hospital and Cebu Doctors Hospital are two accredited hospitals for foreigner's physical examination by the Consulate in Cebu.
Consulate of the PRC in Laoag
Consul General: Mr. Zhao Qiaoliang
Address: No. 216 National Highway, Brgy 1, San Francisco, San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte 2901
Tel: +63-77-7721874, 6706355
Consular Districts: Cordillera Administrative Region (Abra, Apayao, Benguet, Ifugao, Kalinga, Mountain Province), Region 1 (Ilocos Norte, Inocos Sur, La Union, Pangasinan) and Region 2 (Batanes, Cagayan, Isabela, Nueva Vizcaya, Quirino)
Main Visa Types
|Tourist (L)||It is issued for an alien who comes to PRC for sight-seeing.|
|Business (F/M)||F is issued for an alien who comes to PRC for non-commercial business activities, such as research, lecture, science and technology exchange visits on invitation. |
M is issued to those who intend to visit for commercial and trade activities.
|Employment/Work (Z)||It is issued for applicants going to PRC for employment or work.|
|Student (X)|| |
It is issued for an alien who comes to PRC for study.
|Private Visit (S)||It is issued to family members who intend to visit the foreigners with Z or X in PRC, or to those who intend to go to PRC for other private affairs.|
|Family Reunion (Q)||It is issued to family members of Chinese citizens or foreigners with permanent residence in PRC.|
|Transit Visa (G)||It is issued for applicants going to PRC for transit to another country/region.|
|Hong Kong SAR & Macao SAR Visas||Philippine citizens holding valid passports are exempt from Visa/Entry Permit to Hong Kong for less than 14 days, and Macao for less than 30 days.|
Notice about Application
You may come to the Consular Office of the embassy/consulates in person to submit application according to consular districts; or you may send someone else or a travel agent to act on your behalf if you cannot come personally. Representatives of a company must present an authorization letter and a company ID. Applications by mailing are not accepted and will be refused.
1. Regular Fee per Person
|Types||Philippine Citizens||American Citizens||Canadian Citizens||Citizens of Other Countries|
|Single-Entry||1,400 Peso||6,500 Peso||3,500 Peso||1,700 Peso|
|Double-Entry||2,100 Peso||6,500 Peso||3,500 Peso||2,550 Peso|
|Multi-Entry with 6-month Validity||2,800 Peso||6,500 Peso||3,500 Peso||3,400 Peso|
|Multi-Entry with 12-month Validity||4,200 Peso||6,500 Peso||3,500 Peso||5,100 Peso|
|Hong Kong Visa/Entry Permit||1,600 Peso||1,600 Peso||1,600 Peso||1,600 Peso|
2. Expedited Service Fee per Person
The regular processing time is 4 working days. For urgent cases, expedited service is available. Moreover, additional fees will be paid as following:
|2 working days processing||1,700 Peso|
|3 working days processing||1,100 Peso|
Please contact Embassy of Philippines in China if Filipinos are in a difficult situation there.