In China

VFS Global manages visa application centres for the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service and the Embassy of Ireland here in China where you submit  the documentation relating to your visa application and your biometric information. Please see the visa application centre page on this website for details. We strongly recommend you read the Disclaimer and Privacy Policy prior to submitting your application to a VFS Global visa application centre.

  • Change in visa fee and service charge payment option

    This is to inform you that all customers, residing in China, who book an appointment in the Visa Application Centers across China from 05 June 2019, will have to pay the visa fee and service charge online through this website.

    No visa fees or service charges will be accepted in the Visa Application Centers across China from the above said date. However, you may pay for additional services (optional services) in the visa application centers.

    In order to pay your visa fee and service charge on this website you will be required to register your details. You will need to have your application transaction number (printed on application summary sheet), passport number and expiry date, and an email address.

    Payment method: only WeChat and UnionPay are available for fee payment on this website.

    Please check your email for payment confirmation and Appointment letter and take the letters along with your application when you attend at the Visa Application Center.

    Note: For refund request or any errors faced while making payment, please send email to

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Online Visa Application

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Visa Fees At a Glance

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Biometric Submission

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