If you wish to visit China, apply for a tourist or family visit (L) visa.
The guidelines listed on this site are to help you prepare your application as accurately as possible and to avoid submitting an incomplete application.
CHINA LATIN AMERICAN TRADE CENTER CHINA Tourist / Family Visit (L) VisaUSA Citizens, Residents and other Countries
"L" Visa is issued to an alien who comes to China for sightseeing or visiting family members/friends.
1. Your valid & actual passport which must have at least six (6) months of remaining validity with at least one blank visa page in it.
2. One completed Visa Application Form with one passport photo (black & white or color with white background is acceptable) glued or stapled on it.
3. Please bring both or send to China Latin American Trade Center 2710 NW 24th Street Miami Fl. 33142
- US citizens may apply for a Single Entry (valid for 3 months) Double Entry (valid for 6 months), Multiple Entry (valid for 6 months or 12 months) "L" Visa.
- Non US Passports must provide original and a copy of US Residence or US Visa.
The visa application form shall be filled out completely, correctly and legibly, otherwise this can cause a delay in processing or the refusal of the requested visa.
4. Applicant must have confirmed Airline tickets and Hotel reservations.
5. Proof of Residency (For Houston Chinese Consulate only) Applicant must provide copy of Driver’s License, state issued ID, or utility bill showing his/her home address. Under aged applicants who do not have a Driver’s License can submit parent’s driver’s license instead, along with a copy of the birth certificate.
FEE AND PROCESSING TIME:
- Pay by Visa, MasterCard, Money Order, Cashier’s Check or Cash.
- Personal checks are not acceptable.
- Please make the check or money order payable toChina Latin American Trade Center 2710 NW 24th Street Miami Florida 33142.
- Fees are not refundable if Visa is denied by the China Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
- Any further question, please contact:
- For any other type of visa, please visit: http://houston.china-consulate.org