New Chinese Visa Requirement Effective October 24th, 2018.
The Chinese embassy in Washington DC today announced effective immediately all visa applications must be accompanied by a copy of the applicants' driver's license or state issued ID.
A clear enlarged photocopy or scanned copy of your driver's license or ID is recommended by the Chinese Embassy to apply for a visa.
Proof of residential address in the United States; clear copy of applicant drivers license or state issued photo ID.
Address on the Drivers License or State issued ID must match the address listed on the visa application form.
All visa applications submitted to the Chinese Embassy must comply with this new requirement.
The visa types that are affected by this new China visa application requirement include:
Family or Friend Visit