Chinese Visas

Work Visa ('Z' visa)

The visa is issued to those taking up a post or employment in China.

The visa is also issued to those giving commercial performance.

---Source of CVASC

Required Documents

 

Required Documents:

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An applicant’s original passport

  • At least 12 months in validity
  • At least two blank visa pages
  • A legible passport without any damage

Please note that Chinese visa will be affixed into one of your original passport’s visa page.

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A photocopy of your current passport

  • Information page only
  • Blank and white or colourful

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A photo required in compulsory

  • A photo background in white or light blue
  • A high quality photo page
  • is 33mm by 48mm or 50mm by 50mm in size
  • full face centred in the middle without any glass and hat

Documents

Employment Visa Application: (Four Types of application)

Option 1
  • Alien Employment License of the People’s Republic of China issued by the Chinese government authority for Human Resources and Social Security;
  • Invitation letter by duly authorised unit issued by Human Resources and Social Security; Alternatively, duly invitation letter from Chinese employment and confirmation letter issued by Human Resource and Social Security (However, the either duly invitation letter has to only address to 'the General Chinese Consulate in Edinburgh.)
Option 2
  • Permit for Foreign Experts Working in China issued by the State Bureau of Foreign Experts;
  • Invitation letter by duly authorised unit issued by the State Bureau of Foreign Experts; Alternatively, the duly invitation letter from Chinese employment and confirmation letter issued by State Bureau of Foreign Experts (However, the either duly invitation letter has to only address to 'the General Chinese Consulate in Edinburgh.)
Option 3
  • Registration certificate of the resident representative office of foreign (regional) enterprises issued by local administrative department of industry and commerce;
  • Invitation letter by duly authorised unit issued by local administrative department of industry and commerce; Alternatively, the either duly invitation letter from Chinese employment and confirmation letter issued by local administrative department of industry and commerce (However, the either duly invitation letter has to only address to 'the General Chinese Consulate in Edinburgh.)

Option 4

  • Letter of Invitation to Foreigners for Offshore Petroleum Operations in China issued by China National Offshore Oil Corporation;

Commercial Performance Visa Application:

  • An approval document for commercial performance issued by Chinese government authority for Cultural Affairs
  • Invitation letter by duly authorised unit issued by Cultural Affairs only addressed to 'the General Chinese Consulate in Edinburgh.

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What's next?

Step One

Click on the Start Order Now button below which will show you a check list, delivery information and details on payment methods etc. The included Chinese visa application form and i2visa order form should both be printed out and filled in. Both forms are accepted in handwriting or by print.

Step Two

Please securely mail your documents to i2visa UK Ltd, Nexus Business Space, 21 Young Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4HU. We will email you the receipt of confirmation and contact you if additional documents need to be required as well as payment link via PayPal if you are using online card payment. Please check your junk or spam folders if this email doesn't turn up as expected before contacting us.

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