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United Kingdom (UK)
Population: 61,113,205
Area: 244,820 sq km
Ethnic groups: white, black, Indian, Pakistani, mixed
Religions: Christian, Muslim, Hindu
Languages: English, Welsh, Scottish
Capital: London
Country Phone Code: +44
Currency: British pound
Visa Application Form 2011A


Visa Application Form 2011B


Holidays 2011

The Consular Office of the Chinese Embassy in UK will be closed from 2nd to 6th February, 2011 (Wednesday- Sunday) to observe the traditional Chinese Spring Festival.

In the year of 2011, the visa office of the Consular Section of the Chinese Consulate in Edinburgh will be closed on the following dates.
Jan. 3-4 New Year Day
Feb. 2-4 Chinese New Year
Apr. 25 Easter Day
May 2 International Worker's Day
Jun. 6 Dragon Boat Festival
Aug. 29 Summer Bank Holiday
Sep. 12 Mid-Autumn Day
Oct. 3-5 National Day
Dec. 25 Christmas

Visa Fees (British pound)

British passport
Single Entry: 30
Double Entry: 45
6 Months Multi-Entry: 90
12 Months Multi-Entry: 180

USA passport
Visa: 70

Other passport
Single Entry: 20
Double Entry: 30
6 Months Multi-Entry: 40
12 Months Multi-Entry: 60

Express service: 15(3 working days)

Application Servece Fees
Regular service: 35.25
Express service: 47

The normal visa processing time is 4 days;
The Chinese Embassy only accepts applications of Diplomatic, Service, Courtesy Visa and Hong Kong SAR passport and visa/entry permit. The rest of the visa applications shalll be directly submitted to the Chinese Visa Application Service Centre;
If processed by the Centre, the total amount of the fees to be paid by an applicant = visa fees + application service fees. Visa Fees are collected by the Centre on behalf of the Chinese Embassy; Application Service Fees are charged by the Centre.

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