How to Apply for Resident Visa
How to Apply for Resident Visa
Resident Visa (D Visa) is issued to an alien who comes to reside permanently in China.
Please submit the following documents for your application:
Your valid passport must have at least six (6) months of remaining validity with at least one blank visa page in it.
2. Application form:
One completed Visa Application Form (Q1)
3. Photo: Photo: one photo of 2*2 square inch (black & white or color is acceptable) glued or stapled on the application form.
4. Residence Approval Certificate issued by the Chinese public security bureau. (The applicant may entrust his or her relatives within China to apply for this certificate with the said authority.)
How to apply
1.You may submit the application to the Visa Office of the Embassy or Consulate -General which holds consular jurisdiction over the state where you reside;
2.If you cannot come in person, you may entrust someone else or a travel/visa agent to drop off your application at the visa office of the Embassy or Consulate -General which holds consular jurisdiction over the state where you reside.
No appointment is required.
Mailed applications are not acceptable and will be returned.
Mail back service is available (make sure you read INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLICATION MAIL SERVICE) .
1.The regular processing time is 4 working days.
2.Express service: 2-3 working days processing, $20 will be charged per visa.
3.Same day rush service: additional fee of $30 for 1 working day processing (applications presented before 12:30pm may be picked up between 2:30pm-3:00pm on the same day).
1.Please pay by Visa, MasterCard, Money Order, Cashier's Check, Company Check or Cash. Personal checks are not acceptable.
2.Please make the check or money order payable to the Chinese Embassy.
3.Fee:$130 for American, and $30 for Citizens of other countries
1.If the visa application form is not filled out completely, correctly and legibly, this can cause a delay in processing or refusal of the requested visa.
2.D visa is valid for one entry,six months. The holder of a D visa shall go through residential formalities in the local public security department within thirty days of entry into China.
Why choose Teach in China?
Teaching aboard especially in China can be a challenge, you need a reliable
agency to select the most suitable job for you and help you to arrange the right
visa and help you to deal with some unexpected situations is what our company is
best at helping with.
All our services are FREE. We’ll provide a one-stop service and guide you
through the whole visa process, job placement, apartment location so you can
settle in comfortably and daily assistance life guide.
Sometimes you may decide to ask for the school of your choice whether its
teaching Adults or Kindergarten at different grade levels, and you realize its
not the environment you expected because you have obtained the hands on
experience at the school and may not fit within your teaching personality. But
if you use us, we can shift you to another school right away without a gap
period and give you different options, so you will eventually be comfortable and
happy with the school of your choice that fits your teaching personality.
Lots of other agencies and schools do not have the experience in doing all visa
requirements, but since we have ten years experience arranging visas we can
assure you and your stay in China. Our experienced and comprehensive visa
service will ensure your application goes through as smoothly as possible.
Most of Chinese people’s English is not good enough to communicate with you, but
if you work with us, we will have one on one assistant service for you and to
deal with daily life and different situations.
When you finish the one year contract with us, we provide you with a TEFL/TESOL
certificate for free.
Our company has a great reputation in paying all our staff in a timely manner.
If the school is late for any payment towards our teachers our company uses its
our own money to pay you on time..
We have over 100 ESL teachers working for us, so whenever you need to meet other
ESL teachers, we can always introduce them to you to make friends and have a
really good experience during your stay in China.
We have lots of ESL teaching materials that can be used to help and assist you
as well as provide free training and help so you can be familiar with the
Chinese teaching method and give you lots of practical suggestions.