Why Mandarin Visa?

  • Registered with the Official Visa Application Center (CVASC) – We are not a part of the Embassy/ Government Dept but a private LTD to provide advice/ consultation to clients
  • Quickest Turnaround in London – VAC 48hrs Service; Next Day Biometrics Available
  • Next to the Bank of England at 1 Cornhill (EC3V 3ND); Submission Available in MAN/ EDI
  • #1 in Service Quality – Ranked by the official Chinese Visa Application Service Center

Latest Updates

COVID-19 – Updated 28 Feb 2021


More information can be found at COVID-19 – Updated 28 Feb 2021

Compulsory Covid Test Before Departure and travellers will need to submit covid test result to the Embassy – see Compulsory Covid Test Before Departure for more details.

The Official Chinese Visa Application centre will be re-open in mid-March for visa applications & legalisation/ authentications request. All documents submitted via Mandarin Visa will have priority with the VAC after re-opens – email us at info@mandarinvisa.com if you need assistance:

For visa application:

Updated 16 Nov 2020: The Chinese Embassy in the UK will accept applications made with “PU letter” only. However they may consider accepting applications for Humanitarian reason, thought travellers will need to provide a hospital notice/ death certificate from China to show their immedisate family member is in severe conditions

For Legalisation/ authentication:

  • We have started to process new applications and all doucments submitted via Mandarin Visa will have priority after the official visa cetnre re-opens.
  • FCDO is opening for business accounts and we’re processing legalisations / apostilles – contact us (info@mandarinvisa.com) to start your process now.

  • Indian visa, Indian e-Visa

  • From 18 March 2020 all passenger traffic is prohibited.
  • All existing visa issued to EU/ EFTA/ UK and Turkish passport holders are suspended.

  • With the latest COVID-19 development we have decided to:

  • Starting to resume service, though the full service will only be resumed in line with Embassy’s reopening.
  • ALL team members are work from home – they’ll have access to tel/ email.
  • We will revise our opening hours once we have further information from the Chinese Embassy/ FCO/ UK Gov’t.
  • The above arrangements will stay until further notice.

  • Mandarin Visa is not a part of any Embassy/ High Commissions and is not affilitated with government departments. If you wish to apply directly to the relevant Embassy, please consult their official website for guidelines on how and where to apply, application forms and etc. Our Handling Fees are charged additional and seperate to government/ Embassy’s fees, which related to the service types and the compexity of your application.

    Document Legalisation (China)

    The official Visa Applicaiton Centre is accepting applications now, advanced appontments available. See below link for process and procedure.

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    Chinese Business Visas

    Unlock your business potentials. Though you have arrange a meeting in the very last minute, we could always get your Chinese visa without hassles.

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    Covid Test For China

    It is compulsory to obtain a negative Covid test result and authenticated by the Chinese Embassy. Click below for more information.

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