Notice on the Submission of Chinese Visa E-application Form
2021/01/05 01:00

To provide better visa application services for the public, starting from January 4, 2021, the Chinese Visa E-application Form will be used for all visa applications submitted to the Chinese Embassy in the United States. Applicants (excluding those applying for Hong Kong SAR and Macau SAR visas) can access and fill out the online electronic forms at

The Visa Office of the Chinese Embassy remains closed in light of the pandemic and the visa service is suspended. Applicants are strongly recommended not to travel unless for essential and urgent purposes. In case of an urgent need of a Chinese visa, please send an email to to specify your situation. If eligible, information on application procedures and required documents will be provided through email.


Embassy of the People's Republic of China in the United States of America
3505 International Place, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20008 U.S.A.
Tel: +1-202-495-2266
Fax: +1-202-495-2138

Visa Office
Address: 2201 Wisconsin Avenue, N.W. Suite 110, Washington, D.C. 20007
Tel: +1 202-855-1555
Fax: +1 202-238-0380
Email for Authentication Application:
Email for Visa Application: