update 27-Jan-2023 CHINESE VISA

All foreigners need visa to visit China.

General required documents from the applicant for Chinese Business visa

1. National passport with validity of at least 6 months after the end of the planned journey and having at least 2 blank pages

2. Completed and signed application form

3. Two recent colour photographs with white background but no borders around edges (size 48 x 33mm., head width 15-22mm., head height 28x33mm.) Please Click to see the following large photo for details

4. Proof of legal stay or residence status (for foreigner)

5. Copy of hotel reservation

6. Proof of Employment

  • Letter of employer, stating your income and your vacation days allowed or
  • Copy of inscription in the commerce register or as a partner in a company

7. Copy of ticket reservation

8. Invitation letter from a trade partner in China with official stamp & signature.

9. Photocopy of previous Chinese visas (If any)

Paper Photo for Visa Application Form

Remark: The Visa Centre accepts visa applications from Thailand citizens or citizens of other countries staying in Thailand with appropriate legal status. Application acceptance is ONLY available to people lawfully residing in the country in which this Visa Centre is located

You shoud make your application well in advance of the planned travel date. You are advised to apply ONE month in advance.


Visa Application
Service Centre’s service fee (Baht)
Visa Processing TimeVisa fee (Baht)
Regular Service (4 working days)1,000650
Express Service (2 working days)1,800975
Rush Service (1 working day)2,200 1300

Embassy of The People's Republic of China in The Kingdom of Thailand

Address: 57 Ratchadaphisek Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
Tel: 0066-2-2450088 Fax: 0066-2-2468247
Email: [email protected]
Web: //th.china-embassy.org/eng/

Chinese Visa Application Service Centre in Thailand

Address: 5th Floor, 1550 Thanapoom Tower, New Phetchaburi Road, Makkasan, Bangkok,10400
Business Hours: Monday-Friday (Closed on Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays)
Submission of applications: 09:00 to 15:00.
Payment and collection: 09:00 to 16:00. www.visaforchina.cn


* Rush service (the same day collection) application submission between 09:00–10:50. The collection time will be after 15:30.
* Express service (2 working days) application submission between 09:00–10:50, the collection time will be on the next working day after 15:30.

Contact information Call: 02-207-5888 Fax: 02-207-5988, 02-207-5933

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