Airline Crew, Pilots and Mariner (C Visa)
1. Basic requirement
(1) Your actual
passport having at least six months validity left before
expiration and with more than one blank visa page.
International airline crews, pilots, and merchant mariners,
who work for companies with mutual agreements with China,
they must submit an official letter from their employer with
their visa application. For those who work for companies
without mutual agreements with China, please contact CAAC
first before submitting your application.
complete Visa Application Form with one additional passport
photo (black & white or color is
If the application form is
not completely filled out, or it is not legible, this can
cause a delay in the procedure delay or the visa to be
2. Methods of Application and Processing
Walk-in service, applicants should appear in
person or designate representatives/travel agency to apply
for a visa at the Chinese Embassy.
It takes four
business days to process a visa. Applicant may request
expedited processing. Rush/Express is available only with
the approval of the consular official. Additional express
service fees of NIS 150 for 1 working day and NIS 100 for
2-3 working days will be charged.
3. Visa Fee and Visa
The Embassy does not accept personal checks.
Please provide cash.
The following visa fees are
applicable to citizens of all Israeli passport holders
applying for a Chinese visa.
Number of Entry
/Validity/ Duration/ Visa Fee (WALK-IN SERVICE ONLY)
Mutiple/1 year/ 30 days/ NIS 300
4. Any person
suffering from a mental disorder, leprosy, AIDS, venereal
diseases, contagious tuberculosis or other diseases shall
not be allowed to enter China.
5. (1) The Validity of
the Visa, Duration of Stay, and Number of Entries, are
issued at the discretion of consular officers, whose
decisions are based strictly on the laws and regulations of
the Chinese Government.
(2) The consular officials
have the authority to refuse any applications that are
inconsistent with Chinese laws and regulations.
The consular officers are entitled to change and/or revoke
issued visas. The consular officers reserve the right to
refuse any application and withhold disclosure of the