How to Apply Chinese VISA in Chile

Chinese VISA application guide by country

Basic Documents

  • Passport

    Original passport with at least six months of remaining validity and blank visa pages, and a photocopy of the passport's data page and the photo page if it is separate.

  • Visa Application Form and Photo

    One completed Visa Application Form with a recently-taken color passport photo (bare-head, full face) against a light background (size: 48mm x 33mm) attached. If the accompanying children on the same passport are also on the tour, their photos should be stuck on the Application Form, and related illustration is required.

  • Proof of legal stay or residence status (applicable to those not applying for the visa in their country of citizenship)
  • Photocopy of previous Chinese passports or previous Chinese visas (applicable to foreign citizens those who were Chinese citizens and have obtained foreign citizenship)

    you are applying for a Chinese visa for the first time, you should provide your previous Chinese passport held and a photocopy of its data page.
    If you have obtained Chinese visas before and want to apply for a Chinese visa with a renewed foreign passport that does not contain any Chinese visa, you should present the photocopy of the previous passport's data page and the photo page if it is separate, as well as the previous Chinese visa page. (If your name on the current passport differs from that on the previous one, you must provide an official document of name change.)

Supporting Documents

X1 Visa

Original and photocopy of the Admission Letter issued by a school or other entities in China.

Original and photocopy of “Visa Application for Study in China” (Form JW201 or Form JW202).

X2 Visa

Original and photocopy of Admission Notice issued by a school or other entities in China.

Application Processing Time

For Collections:

Application Date Regular Collection Date Express Collection Date
Monday Friday Wednesday
Wednesday Next Wednesday Friday
Friday Next Friday Next Wednesday

For applications:

9:30 – 12:30, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays (except holidays and festivals)


Applicants from the 1st, 2nd and 15th district please lodge their applications through the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in Iquique.

Payment Method

From the first day of January 2011, the consular section only accepts payment through the Bank of Chile. Each applicant will be given a payment slip (with three copies) following the submission of application materials. All applicants need to settle the payment through the bank or its outlets by showing the slip to the counter, paying the fees and collecting the rest original copies (the 2nd and the 3rd ones with stamps). The 2nd copy is required by the consulate during the collection of passport; the 3rd one will be kept by the applicant.