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China Visa Application for U.S. Passport Holders

China VisaAre you planning a trip to China, but have no time for the visa formalities?
No problem: China Travel Agency is offering a Visa-Service for US-Residents*.

To apply for a China Tourist Visa, you are required to submit the following information:

1. Your Original Passport: You must send your actual passport, which must have 6 months validity remaining and at least one blank visa page.    (First time applicants who previously held passports from China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau must submit a photocopy of their previous passports. American born children of Chinese descent must provide a photocopy of their birth certificate and a copy of one parent's passport and green card when applying for the first time.)
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2. Visa Application Form: Download, Complete Online, print and sign it, one form per applicant;

3. Photograph: One passport style photo for each application;

4. Our Order Form: Download, Complete Online and print it, one form per shipping address;

5. Processing Fee: We accept check, money order and credit card. Please make check or money order payable to China Visa Service Center, or CVSC.


Your Total


of Stay

Number of



4 Days

60 Days



6 Months


6 Months


12 Months


Express 2-3 Days

60 Days Single 6 Months
Double 6 Months


12 Months


Rush Same Day

60 Days Single 6 Months
Double 6 Months


12 Months

*1. The Chinese Consulate fees for non-US passports are $30 for single entry; $45 double entry, $60 for 6-month multiple entry and $90 for 12-month multiple entry visas. Our service fee for non-US passports starts at $59.

*2. Processing time means the time it takes for the Chinese Consulate to process your visa. Please allow extra time for shipping and handling.

*3. If you are submitting multiple applications, you need to pay only one FedEx return shipping fee if all passports are returned to the same address. For ten or more passports, the FedEx fee is $35.

*4. Applications for same day rush service must be received by 10:00AM. You must therefore use the early morning delivery services of FedEx, UPS or DHL only. Rush service applications received after 10:00 AM will be shipped back the following business day;

*5. Send all documents in a secure way (FedEx, UPS, DHL, Express Mail or Certified Mail) to the address below:
Visa Address


*. This offer is only valid if you have booked a tour with

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