China is a beautiful destination to visit for all travelers around the world. Now, Australian can get access easily to this beautiful country by applying for a visa.
While going to the embassy is not difficult, you still need to take off work, travel to the nearest consulate or Service Center, and go through the entire process yourself. What if there is a better and more convenient way to apply for a visa? Lucky for you, there is. You can use the services provided by iVisa, a visa expediting company that has acted as an intermediary for thousands of people. All you have to do is access their website and follow the steps.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Do Australian Passport Holders Need a Visa to Go to China?
What kind of visas there are for Australian traveling to China?
These are the visas iVisa expedite:
Business Visa on Arrival.
PLEASE NOTE: This blog has information about the Tourist Visa. If you want to check info about the other types, click here.
What is the China Tourist Visa?
The China Tourist Visa allows the holder to visit China.
The China Visa Application Form is the first step for getting a Chinese Visa before submitting your documents at your designated China Visa Application Center.
iVisa service includes completing the China Visa Application Form and providing a Preparation Guide for the steps that applicants must follow in order to get their China tourist visa.
Note: Applicants must go to their designated China Visa Application Center to continue with their Tourist Visa application.
If the visa is zero cost, why do I need to pay?
iVisa will charge you a small amount because we process your application form in a quick way. We also provide you a Preparation Guide for you to obtain your visa.
How long is the China Tourist Visa for?
This visa is valid for 90 days after issued. It also grants a Single Entry for a maximum stay of 30 days Per Entry.
What are the requirements to apply online?
iVisa will require just these documents:
Valid passport with at least 6 months of validity and 2 blanks pages.
Credit/Debit Card or PayPal Account to pay for your visa online.
What are the processing time and prices?
With iVisa you will have three options:
Standard processing – your visa application is processed within 4 days, and the price is USD 25.00 (service fees included).
Rush processing – you will receive your visa within 2 days, and the total price of it is USD 45.00 (service fees included).
Super rush processing – this is the fastest option. You will get your eVisa in only 6 hours, and you will be charged USD 80.00 (service fees included).
Click here to start your application.
How does the China Tourist eVisa work?
Our service includes completing the China Visa Application Form and providing a Preparation Guide for the steps that applicants must follow in order to get their China tourist visa.
Together with your completed China Visa Application Form, you will receive a Preparation Guide with a list of documents you should bring along with you to submit your application at your designated China Visa Application Center in the USA or Australia.
Important: iVisa does not have any legal relationship with the Chinese government, which is ultimately responsible for deciding if your visa is approved. iVisa does not guarantee you will obtain the visa, but our years of experience improve your chances (we have over 99 % approval rate).
How long does it take to apply for a China Visa for Australian citizens?
Less than 10 minutes. You just need to apply online and we handle the rest.
How can I apply for a China Tourist eVisa?
The application for this eVisa is really easy. It has only three steps:
The first step will ask you to fill in your general information. You also need to choose the processing time from the options mentioned above.
The second step will ask you to revise step one and make the payment.
The last step consists of a questionnaire and a photo upload. It is at this point when you need to upload your passports scans. Other documents may be required as well, but it depends on personal circumstances.
Click here to start. After you are done, you submit your form and wait for a confirmation email. In case you need assistance to fill your application, iVisa has a fantastic support service that you can call 24/7.
Once I obtain the Chinese application form, what do I need to do next?
When you receive the Chinese online form, you need to follow these simple steps:
Submit your application form and other documents required to your designated Chinese Visa Application Center (based on your State of residence).
Pay the visa cost at the Visa Application Center and collect your visa.
In Australia, which Chinese Visa Application Center do I have to go to?
This is the list of consulates/embassies in Australia:
CVAS in Sydney: New South Wales.
CVAS in Brisbane: Queensland.
CVAS in Melbourne: Victoria.
CVAS in Hobart: Tasmania.
CVAS in Perth: Western Australia.
CVAS in Canberra: South Australia, Northern Territory, and Australian Capital Territory.
Do I need a China Visa if I am in transit through China?
If you will NOT leave the transit lounge at the airport while in China, then you are not required to have a visa.
What can I do if I make a mistake in my application?
If you made a mistake when entering your data online then please contact our customer service representatives as soon as possible via online chat to assist you.
If we already submitted your application, then you can NOT make any changes and you will have to apply again but we will NOT charge you another service fee.
Is it safe to use iVisa to get my China eVisa?
Many people think that online information leaks and that their personal info is at risk of getting into the wrong hands. However, that is not the case with our services. We provide maximum safety for your personal data, confidentiality, and we invest a lot in the security of our database. Your personal information could not be safer. You can check what hundreds of happy customers say about us here.