Visitors visa for a period of exceeding 3 months
This visa is for applicants apply a period exceeding 3 months less than 3 year
|Visa Category||Sub category||Visa Fee in RMB||Service fee in RMB (Inclusive of all Applicable Taxes|
|Visitors visa||A Period Exceeding 3 Months Less than 3 Years||220||320|
|Checklist for Visitors visa for a period of exceeding 3 months (Version_Updated on 05 June 2018)|
PHOTOGRAPH SPECIFICATIONS FOR VISAS
Photograph specifications for visas, permits etc
Photographs must be:
- 35mm in width and 45mm in length
- A close-up of your head and top of your shoulders so that your face takes up 70 – 80% of the photograph Of high quality with no ink marks, lines or creases and not damaged
- Taken against a white background
The photograph must:
- Show you looking directly at the camera
Have appropriate brightness and contrast
Head coverings are not permitted, except for religious reasons, but your facial features must be clearly shown.
Spectacles may be worn provided that the lenses do not make the eyes invisible.
incorrect (looking away)
incorrect (unnatural skin tones)
Applicants who have submitted their application at the South Africa Visa application centres in China can collect the passport from the application centre after 5-10 working days (at least 5 working days) starting from the day after the date of submission. The processing time is counted from the date when the Embassy of South Africa in Beijing and the Consulate General of South Africa in Shanghai receives the application documents; it will not include the application delivery time between the Visa Application Centre and Embassy/Consulate. Visa application submitted in Chengdu/Shenyang/Wuhan /Xi’an Visa Application Centre will be delivered to the Embassy of South Africa in Beijing for processing. Visa application submitted in Guangzhou/Hangzhou/Jinan Visa Application Centre will be delivered to Consulate General of South Africa in Shanghai for processing. Please be informed that the processing time may vary depending on individual circumstances. The collection timing is 8:00 - 15:00 (Monday-Friday except weekends & holidays mentioned in the holidays list).
To collect the passport, please bring the original acknowledgement receipt and any original Government Photo ID proof.
|Please click here to download Visa Application Form DHA-84.|