This page is for people visiting China, who might need a visa to enter the country.
For information about visas for some of our other destinations, visit our Visa and Entry Requirements page.
China's entry requirements differ, depending on your nationality and the reason for your visit. If you're not a Chinese national, you will usually need a visa to enter the country, which you should get before you travel.
If you're staying for less than 6 days, you may not need a visa.
For more information and advice, contact the Chinese Embassy.