Entry and Exit

National Immigration Administration Further Adjusts Policies of Foreigners' Visas and Entry
Published:14 March 2023 Source: Author:IEC

In order to better coordinate COVID-19 prevention and control with economic and social development, and to facilitate personnel exchanges between China and other countries, National Immigration Administration decides to adjust policies of foreigners' visas and entry from 0:00 on March 15, 2023.

1. Foreign nationals holding valid visas issued before 28 March 2020 are allowed to enter the mainland of China.

2. Visa-issuing authorities abroad could accept application of all categories of visa for foreign nationals.

3. Port visa authorities will resume to issue all categories of port visa complied with statutory reasons.

4. Resuming Hainan visa-free policy, visa-free policy specified for foreign cruise-group-tour through Shanghai Port, Guangdong visa-free policy specified for foreign tour groups from Hong Kong or Macao SAR, and Guangxi visa-free policy specified for foreign tour groups of ASEAN countries.






Source from National Immigration Administration

Edited by IEC