The Most Popular Chinese Visas Available
Whether you want to live, work, study or conduct business in China it is important that you seek Chinese visa advice from an experienced immigration advisor. Haskew Law can assist you with your business or private immigration requirements.
Eligibility for a Visa to China
Applying for a Chinese visa is a necessary requirement for almost all foreign nationals who wish to visit or immigrate to China for any length of time. Visas for China are broadly separated into tourist visas and business visas, however, various options exist under both categories.
Business Visa for China
Applying for a business visa to China offers a single entry option, similar to that provided in tourist visa applications, but also affords multiple entry variants valid for 6 months, 1 year or 2 years.
However, eligibility for these permits is based upon prior visits to China; a first-time applicant will be permitted a maximum of a double-entry permit. A second-time applicant may receive a 6 months multiple entry permits, a third-time applicant can get a 1-year permit, and the 2-year permit is available only to 4th-time applicants and beyond.
In China, visas are given letter designations, with tourist visas being referred to as Chinese L visas and business visas as the Chinese F visa category. In addition to the types already covered Chinese immigration also issues the following types of permit.
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