The China Business M Visa has no extensions available, but you can apply for another M visa while in Shanghai or in mainland China, even from your computer. The Chinese business visa requirements are based around which country you are from. 23 countries have agreements with China regarding commercial and trade travel including the United States.
Now, you can get your Business M Class visa for China from the comfort of your home so you can enter China as smoothly as possible without having to go to your local embassy. If you are looking to enter Taiwan, Macau, or other lands related to mainland China, you may need to contact your embassy to find the correct requirements.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) | Chinese Shanghai M Visa Requirements
Can I travel to China without a visa?
If you are from these countries and have a legal passport, you can travel to China visa-free up to the limit specified below.
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- San Marino
- United Arab Emirates
If you are not from one of the above countries, you may need to get a visa online for China.
How long does it take to process a Chinese Business visa application?
It depends on which processing speed you choose.
Standard Processing: Up to 9 days to process
Rush Processing: Up to 7 days to process
Super Rush Processing: Up to 5 days to process
How much does a Chinese Business Visa cost?
Your Chinese business visa cost varies depending on your nationality and your processing speed. This example is for citizens of France.
Standard Processing: Up to USD 260.00
Rush Processing: Up to USD 295.00
Super Rush Processing: Up to USD 325.00
Check out our Visa Checker tool to see your country’s requirements and visa costs.
How many times can I enter mainland China with a business visa?
The Business class Chinese visa is good for Single Entry.
When will my Chinese business M visa expire?
Your Chinese Business M Visa expires in 30 days after arrival.
How long can I do business in China with the M visa?
The maximum amount of time you can conduct business and trade in China with an M Visa is 15 days Per Entry.
What documents do I need to apply for a China business visa?
In order to submit your application for a Chinese M visa, we will need from you:
Passport - Your passport needs to be valid for at least 6 months from the date you plan to leave China. We will need a copy of all pages in your valid passport, including blank pages.
Passport Photo - Make sure to have a passport photo that was taken within the past 3 months.
Onward Ticket - Chinese officials require proof that you will be leaving China after you conduct business and before your visa will expire.
Hotel Reservation - For the business M visa, China requires all foreign nationals to have lodging reservations or accommodations booked and confirmed.
Invitation Letter - The China-located company you will be working with must provide an invitation letter stating the reasons for your visit.
Payment Information - We accept most credit and debit cards as well as PayPal for payment of your visa application.
China Business M Visa Travel Requirements & Extensions
The Chinese Business M visa application is simple with iVisa’s online form, and feel free to reach out to our support team members if you are having any troubles!
Safe travels to mainland China.