China Private Visa S

China Private Visa S1 is issued to those who intend to go to China to live with the immediate family member working or studying in China, or to those who intend to go to China for other private affairs. It is usually issued for one entry with duration of stay of 000 (means to be determined). Holder of S1 visa should enter China within 90 days after visa is issued and must register at local public security bureau within 30 days of arrival, where the China Residence Permit will be issued to replace S1 visa to allow multiple entry for one year or longer.
China Private Visa S2 is Issued to those who intend to visit their immediate family members who are non-Chinese (such as US citizen, etc.) working or studying in China. It is usually issued for up to 90 days stay per visit and multiple entry valid up to 10 years for passport holder, while it is usually issued up to 90 days stay per visit but only for single or double entry valid for 3 or 6 months for passport holder.

Procedure list of China Private Visa S1 application:

Employee has a working visa, want to sponsor his/her direct relative apply the family residence permit (same length of employee's residence permit):
Employee = Person who has a working visa.
Applicant = Person who want to apply family visa attach to employee's working visa.

1. Relationship certificate (for example, marriage license of couple, birth certificate of baby)
2. Applicant's passport with valid visa.
3. Employee's passport copy and working residence permit copy.
4. Applicant's Local Registration Form Of Temporary Residence (up to date).
5. Health Certificate of adult applicant (Appointment Book online here, kid less than 18 years or parents over 70 years old are not necessary to provide the health certificate)
6. 2 Passport Photographs of each applicant (size 3.5cm*4.5cm)
7. Copy of employee's company Business License.
8. Copy of employee's company Enterprise Code License.
9. Employee's company letter to apply the family visa- with official stamp.
10. Employee's company assignment letter with official stamp to assign VisaInChina as a visa agent for you application (Print out and stamp it directly, don't modify)

Normal Service takes: 15 Working Days

Paperwork list of China Private Visa S2 application:

1. Your Passport with valid visa.
2. Local Registration Form Of Temporary Residence(up to date).
3. 2 Passport Photographs (size 4.5cm*3.5cm).
4. Family members' original passport.
5. Relationship certificate (to prove you and your family member's relationship).
6. Copy of your family member's company Business License.
7. Copy of your family member's company Enterprise Code License.
8. Your family member's company letter to apply the family visa- with official stamp.
9. Your family member's company assignment letter with official stamp to assign VisaInChina as a visa agent for you application(Print out and stamp it directly, don't modify)

Normal Service takes: 8 Working Days