China R Visa (High-level Talent) Application
What is a China R Visa (High-level Talent) ?
R Visa is issued to those who are high-level talents or whose skills are urgently needed in China.
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 and signed Visa Application Form with a recently-taken color passport photo 33mm(W)x48mm(H) (bare-head, full face) against a light background attached.
Please note: the 2"x2" USA passport photo is NOT OK. Here's the requirement for the photo.
18岁以下申请者请注意： 无论是否是第一次申请中国签证，必须提交出生纸的复印件，父母护照及绿卡的复印件；如果曾有签证， 请提供复印件。
If the applicant is under age 18， please provide photocopy of the kid's Birth Certificate and photocopy of parents passport(and green card).
If the application had China visa before, please provide a photocopy of previous China visa.
- Proof of legal stay or residence status (applicable to those not applying for the visa in their country of citizenship)
If you are not applying for the visa in the country of your citizenship, you must provide the original and photocopy of your valid visa of stay, residence, employment or student status of the country where you are currently staying.
出生在中国大陆的华人请注意：第一次申请中国签证必须提交中国护照原件和照片页的复印件； 如果中国护照上的名字与外籍护照上名字不一致， 请提供改名文件。
Photocopy of previous Chinese passports or previous Chinese visas (applicable to those who were Chinese citizens and have obtained foreign citizenship)
If you are applying for a Chinese visa for the first time, you should provide your previous Chinese passport 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.)
The applicant should submit relevant certification in accordance with relevant regulations, and meet the relevant requirements of the competent authorities of the Chinese government on high-level talents and individualnel with special skills urgently needed by China.
- If necessary, the consular officer may require the applicant to provide other documents or supplementary materials, or require an interview with the applicant.
- The consular officer will decide on whether or not to issue the visa and on its validity, duration of stay and number of entries in light of specific conditions of the applicant.
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