|Notice of Adjustment of Requirements for Visa Application|
In accordance with the laws and regulations of the People's Republic of China and general international practices of the host countries of the Olympic Games and other major international sports events, effective from April 15, 2008, requirements for visa application are to be adjusted as follows:
1. Tourist visa (L-type):
Copy of return flight tickets (or electronic tickets) and proof of hotel reservation;
2. Visa for visiting relatives/friends (L-type):
Proof of relationship, invitation letter, and copy of return flight tickets (or electronic tickets);
3. Business visa (F-type):
An Authorized Notification Form for Visa Application, proof of hotel reservation and copy of return flight tickets (or electronic tickets).
In addition to the above materials, one fully completed visa application form, one recent passport photograph and a valid original passport with blank pages should be submitted for the visa application.
The Consular Section of the Embassy of
April 13, 2008