China changed its visa application again effective September 1, 2013.
The updated application can be downloaded directly from:
You may have to download the most recent version of Acrobat Reader in order to view the new application. If any problems, contact us for answers or instructions.
You will need the Adobe Reader software to view and print the application.
Application must be filled out on-line in all caps, printed and signed. No empty boxes. If any item is not applicable to you, type N/A.
One current passport photo is needed. Passport must be valid six months past travel dates and there must be one blank visa page in the passport. If it is a new passport, be certain that it has been signed on the page opposite from the photo.
All should be sent to Chinasmith by some form of traceable delivery service. Enclose a prepaid envelope for us to return it to you.
Normal processing is 4 business days. Our fee including the Chinese Consulate fees is $190. Expedited service is available at $30 additional.
If your passport is not a U.S. passport or you are not a resident of New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire or Maine, call us for more information.