Chinese Visas

Fee Match Guarantee

If you find our fees higher than our competitors located in the UK only, we will match the difference between our fees and the fees you found on the site of other competitors, which MUST submit the visa applications on behalf of their customers in the Chinese Embassy in London, General Chinese Consulate in Manchester or Edinburgh ONLY, at the SAME VISA APPLIATION, SAME ENTRIES, SAME SERVICE and SAME NATIONALITY with the condition in a 15-day window and UK market only after you get your passport and visa at hand.

Schedule of Fees

The Chinese visa (L/F/M/Q1/Q2/S1/S2/Z/X1/X2/C/J1/J2-type) total fees are charged depending on your nationality, your required visa entries and processing time. The following fees for other countries excluding British, USA and Canadian passport holders) are collected by i2visa UK Ltd for the sum of Consular fee, visa centre fee and our service charge. Receipt for Chinese visa service will be emailed to you in the end.

 

5 Working Days

(Standard Service)

4 Working Days

(Regular Service)

72 Hours

(Express Service)

48 Hours

(Urgency Service)

28 Hours

(Emergency Service)

Single Entry 3 Months £110 £130 £160 £200 £260
Double Entries 6 Months £125 £145 £175 £215 £275
Multiple Entries 6 Months £155 £185 £215 £245 £295
Multiple Entries 12 Months £195 £225 £265 £295 £335
Multiple Entries X Months - - - - -

The Chinese visa total fees for British, USA and Canadian passport holders are different from other citizens. The following fees are collected by i2visa UK Ltd for the sum of Consular fee, visa centre fee and our service charge. All the entry/exit times including Chinese visa are categorised as the same fees charged. Receipt for Chinese visa service will be emailed to you in the end.

Total Fees British Nationals only (up to 2 years) USA (up to 10 yeasrs)

5 Working Days

(Standard Service)

£175  all inclusive £209

4  Working Days

(Regular Service)

£195  all inclusive £229

72 Hours

(Express Service)

£225  all inclusive £259

48 Hours

(Urgency Service)

£245  all inclusive N/A

28 Hours

(Emergency Service)

£305  all inclusive N/A

Procedure

To finalise your order, you need:

  • get all the required documents ready for submission
  • print, fill in, sign and date the forms
  • send your documents to: i2visa UK Ltd, Nexus Business Space, 21, Young Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4HU

Once we receive your documents, we will:

  • confirm by email or phone that your documents arrive.
  • check your documents by our senior visa consultant.
  • email or phone you if additional document is required.
  • submit your application on your behalf to Chinese visa application service centre (CVASC).
  • collect your passport and Chinese visa on your behalf.
  • mail by Guaranteed Special Delivery your passport and Chinese visa to the address provided by you.

Payment Methods

i2visa UK offers multiple choice of payment methods. The bank transfer and online order payment should be made after we confirm the receipt of your document. It is necessary to make the cash, cheque, postal order payment enclosed in the same envelop with other documents before sending us application order. The currency of fees is shown as British pound only. The fees are charged in terms of Chinese visa entries and the service you select.

  • Cash
    If you wish to pay by cash, please make the correct amount in total. Please enclose it with other documents beforehand. We will make a change if you pay over the appropriate amount.
  • Cheque or Postal Order
    If you wish to pay by cheque, please make the correct amount in total: payable to i2visa UK Ltd Please note that we will return your passport and visa back to you after the payment has been cleared.
  • Bank Transfer (BACs)
    We will invoice you via email stating Consular fee and our service charge as well as i2visa’s bank account after receiving and checking your document ready for submission.
  • Online Card Payment
    After checking your documents, we will send you an email confirmation and payment link, allowing you to pay over the internet secured by PayPal. All the major cards can be used and accepted by PayPal even if you don’t have a PayPal account. However, please note that all cards payment including debit card payment will be charged at a commission fee (3.5%&+£0.3).

Understanding our service

By using our visa service, we would like you to quickly understand the different type of application and what you may get.

  Standard Regular Express Urgency Emergency
Processing Time 5 working days 4 working days 72 hours 48 hours 28 hours
Appointment × × × × ×
Who will sign for recorded mails via Royal Mail or Courier Service?

Pamela, Thompson

or Lorraine

Pamela, Thompson

or Lorraine

Pamela, Thompson

or Lorraine

Pamela, Thompson

or Lorraine

Pamela, Thompson

or Lorraine

Email Confirmation
In-house Concierge Service
One Year Multiple Entry for non-British Passport holder
Two Years Multiple Entry for British Passport holder
French nationals apply for Chinese visa by mail instead of in person.
Concierge Service
  1. We pick up it in person.
  2. Chinese visa consultation
  3. We drop off it in person. Alternatively, you’ll receive it by a secure courier service.
Edinburgh/Glasgow Airport/Railway Meet and Greet
Document Legalised Application × × ×
Chinese Passport or Travel Document; Hong Kong Passport or ID or other Documents Pick-up Service × × ×
British Passport Application      
Passport Photo Developed Service
Delivery Notification

Accreditations