How to Obtain the Chinese Visa
For your convenience, follow this link to download a visa application form (in GIF format).
You will need to send in two 2x2 pictures along with the application form and appropriate fees to your nearest Chinese embassy or consulate.
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Jurisdiction Areas of the Chinese
Embassy and Consulates in the United States
Consulate General of the People's Republic of China in Los Angeles:
Jurisdiction Area: Southern California, Arizona, New Mexico, Hawaii, US territories in the Pacific Islands
443 Shatto Place, Suite 300, Los Angeles, California 90020
Phone: (213) 380-2506 (recorded messages), (213) 807-8018 (live person available from 2-4 PM), Fax: (213) 380-1961
Consulate General of the People's Republic of China in San Francisco:
Jurisdiction Area: Northern California, Oregon, Nevada, Washington, Alaska
1450 Laguna Street, San Francisco, California 94115
Tel: (415) 563-4857, Fax: (415) 563-0494
Consulate General of the People's Republic of China in Houston:
Jurisdiction Area: Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Arkansas, Oklahoma
3417 Montrose Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77006
Tel: (713) 524-4311, Fax: (713) 524-7656
Consulate General of the People's Republic of China in New York:
Jurisdiction Area: New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Ohio, New Jersey
520 12th. Avenue, New York, New York 10036
Tel: (212) 330-7409, Fax: (212) 502-0245
Consulate General of the People's Republic of China in Chicago:
Jurisdiction Area: Illinois, Indiana, Wiscousin, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Kansas, Colorado, Michigan
100 W. Erie Street, Chicago, Illinois 60610
Tel: (312) 803-0095, Fax: (312) 803-0122
Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Washington:
Jurisdiction Area: All other states and areas in the United States
2300 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Washington DC 20008
Tel: (202) 328-2517, Fax: (202) 328-2564