Visa Application

Prospective attendees from most countries will be required to obtain a visa to enter the People's Republic of China.The Organizing Committee advises participants to make visa application at least one month ahead of time.

Participants who have obtained invitation letters may take the invitation letters, passport with valid period of over half a year, completed visa application form (available at local Chinese Embassy) and photos to the Chinese Embassy Visa Office for visa application.

No visa is required for ordinary passport holders from Singapore, Brunei and Japan for up to 15 days for business, sightseeing, visiting relatives and friends or transit.

For detailed information, please consult the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China and nearest Chinese Embassies.
Some Chinese Embassies websites are listed below:

Chinese Embassy in Australia 
Chinese Embassy in Austria 
Chinese Embassy in Belgium 
Chinese Embassy in Brazil 
Chinese Embassy in Canada
Chinese Embassy in Denmark
Chinese Embassy in France
Chinese Embassy in Germany
Chinese Embassy in India
Chinese Embassy in Italy
Chinese Embassy in Japan 
Chinese Embassy in Mexico
Chinese Embassy in New Zealand
Chinese Embassy in Norway
Chinese Embassy in Poland
Chinese Embassy in R.O.K. (the Republic of Korea)
Chinese Embassy in Russia 
Chinese Embassy in Singapore
Chinese Embassy in South Africa 
Chinese Embassy in Spain 
Chinese Embassy in Switzerland 
Chinese Embassy in Thailand 
Chinese Embassy in the United Kingdom 
Chinese Embassy in the United States of America
Chinese Embassy in Ukraine