China Tourist Visa FAQs

by | Apr 30, 2020

I want to apply for a China, what are the requirements?
  • International passport (must be valid for at least 6months)

  • Passport photograph (48x33mm)

  • Invitation letter for tourism/business

  • Proof of finance

  • Proof of employment/business

  • Copy of host Chinese ID

  • Marriage certificate (if married)

How much does China visa application & processing fee cost?
  • Application fee:

    Visa Type Application Fee
    Single Entry (3months) N14,000
    Double Entry (6 months) N21,000
    Multiple Entry (6-12months) N28,000 (6months/N42000 (12months)
  • Application service fee (to be paid by all applicant): N36,800

  • Processing fee per Adult: N99,400

  • Processing fee per Child: N49,700

What is the difference between visa application fee and visa processing fee?
  • Visa Application fee is the fee you pay to the embassy for applying for a visa
  • Visa Processing fee is the fee you pay to TATAgency for visa services rendered to you
What does Visa Processing fee cover?
  • Filling of client’s application form
  • Flight reservation
  • Hotel reservation
  • Advisory services based on our experience
  • Documentation review
  • Guiding client through the application process
  • Further assistance where needed
  • Preparing client for interview through a pre-interview stage with TATAgency
Do I have to pay all the money at once?

No, you pay 85% of the processing fee (N84,490 per Adult & N42,245 per child), when the visa is approved, you will pay the balance.

What is the duration of the Visa?

It depends on the category you are going for

Who is a Sponsor?
A sponsor is anyone who will be responsible for providing the funds for your trip
Do I need to get an appointment to submit?

Yes, appointment is available in Lagos and Abuja

Is it self submission or online?

It’s self submission

Will I go for interview?


What if I am not working and I do not have a business, can I still apply?
Yes you can, provided you have a sponsor
Will you review my documents before I submit?
Yes, our experts will guide you
Is your visa guaranteed?
We do not guarantee visa. Visa issuance is at the discretion of the consular. We will
guide you for a better chance based on our vast knowledge and experience on visa application
Must I get an invitation letter before I can apply?
No, invitation does not guarantee a visa
I was just refused visa. Can I apply, if yes, when is the best time to reapply?
Yes you can reapply immediately
How much should I have in my account?
Enough to cover your trip, further guidance will be given to you during the process
What if I am refused a visa, will there be a refund?
No, but you can reapply without paying TATAgency processing fee
Can I travel immediately my visa is out?
Yes you can
How do I trust TATAgency?
  • We are registered with CAC
  • We are IATA Accredited 
  • We are registered with NCAA
  • We have our office in Lagos and Canada
  • You can visit our website:
Do I need to have a travel history before applying?
No, you do not need to have travel history. It is only an added advantage
How long is the visa processing time with the embassy?

5-10days after submission