2. Visa application form and photo: One copy of "Visa Application form of the People's Republic of China" with one copy of recent, front, color (light background), bareheaded passport photo pasted on the application form.
3. Proof of legal stay or residence (applicable to visa applicants who are not in the country of nationality) : if you are not applying for a visa in the country of nationality, you need to provide the original and photocopy of the valid proof or valid visa of your legal stay, residence, work or study in the country where you are.
4. The supporting documents required to apply for a Chinese Visa are as follows. For the example of Type - L Visa, the following information should be provided:
Itinerary materials such as round-trip air ticket orders and hotel orders, or invitation letters issued by units or individuals in China.The invitation must contain the following informations:
Invitee's personal information: name, gender, date of birth, etc.
Invitee's schedule information: arrival and departure date, travel location, etc.
Information of inviter: name of the inviter, contact number, address, seal, signature of legal representative or inviter, etc.