Visa application / entry requirements for China

AUTHORITY

SERVISUM Berlin

all German States, independent of residence

SERVISUM Hamburg

Bremen, Hamburg, Niedersachsen, Schleswig-Holstein

SERVISUM Frankfurt

Baden-Württemberg, Hessen, Saarland, Rheinland-Pfalz, Nordrhein-Westfalen

SERVISUM München

Bayern


IN BERLIN AND MUNICH
: Information about visited countries.


If you apply for a visa with a passport issued after January 1, 2015, you must enclose your old passport or this declaration. In addition, all since 01.01.2014 visited countries outside the EU must be listed, please use this form.


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR GERMAN CITIZEN
FOR ALL VISA CATEGORIES

FOR TOURIST VISA

ordinary tourist visa (category L)
additional to the minimum requirements:

  • booking confirmation (flight and hotel, also for a second entry)

private tourist visa, visiting friends (category L) or relatives (category S)
additional to the minimum requirements:

  • letter of invitation from person you intend to visit
  • copies of the passport and residence permit from the person who invites you, if it's a chinese citizen a copy of national ID card
  • in some cases: letter of motivation

FOR BUSINESS VISA

additional to the minimum requirements:

  • letter of invitation (copy) from the chinese province ministry or company
  • letter of company in Germany (sample)

FRENCH CITIZEN additional to the minimum requirements:

  • statemant of bank account (not older than 2 weeks, with a minimum of 200€ per day of your intended stay in China)
  • proof of travel health inssurance
  • flight- and hotelconfirmations

 

All foreigners who live in Germany need a current "Meldebescheinigung" (not older than 6 months) or a copy of the residence permit card.

HANDLING TIME:

about 4 to 5 working days (nlow)

If you require any further information, please visit www.china-botschaft.de or contact the SERVISUM HOTLINE.

 

Please attach the SERVISUM-Order Form to your assignment.

You can place an order for the pre-check and/or the pick-up of your documents via using the visafinder.

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Embassy fees

FOR GERMANS

embassy fee

  60,00 €

CVASC fee

  65,45 €

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125,45 €

Application Form

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Application Form