Visas are not required by nationals of Albania, Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cape Verde, Croatia, Czech, Cyprus, Denmark, Dominica, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Grenada, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Mali, Malta, Mexico, Mongolia, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tanzania and the United Kingdom(6 months) for a stay up to 90 days
Nationals of Australia, Canada, Chile, India, Indonesia, Kiribati, Malaysia, Mauritius, Monaco, Namibia, New Zealand, Philippines, Russia, Samoa, Seychelles, Singapore, South Africa, Thailand, Turkey, the United States of America and Uruguay for a stay up to 30 days
Residents of Hong Kong can stay for one year.
Almost everyone else can get a visa on arrival. Proof of funds and onward ticket required.
Nationals from Bangladesh, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Vietnam are required to obtain a visa prior to arrival. Visas can be arranged through a Chinese consulate or embassy.
To apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org