Notice: Chinese Embassy / Consulate Status:
The Embassy/Consulates are accepting applications by appointment and for emergencies only. At this moment we are finding the processing time is taking a minimum of 5 business days more than the stated processing time- please allow for an additional week for processing. As this is a rapidly changing situation, we ask that you please contact us or check back frequently for updates.
U.S. citizens visiting Hong Kong are not required to obtain a visa to enter Hong Kong. For Visa purposes Hong Kong is not considered part of China. A visa is required to enter mainland China- if you need assistance we can help you secure a visa to enter China. Non-US citizens should check with us regarding the need for a visa to enter Hong Kong- contact us.
A U.S. Passport is required to travel to Hong Kong. Your U.S. passport must be valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date you plan to depart Hong Kong. In addition your passport must also have adequate unused visa pages to allow for entry and exit stamps upon arrival and departure from Hong Kong.
Please note that Amendment pages in the back of your passport are not to be used for entry and exit stamps or visa issuance.