|Notice for applying for tourist visa and family visiting visa|
From 12th December 2011, all applicants who apply for tourist visa should provide the following documents:
(i). Original passport
(ii) Completed Visa Application Form with a recently-taken colored passport photo affixed on it
(iii) Tour ininerary or flight booking or hotel booking in China. If applicants will not stay overnight in China please provide other documents to prove.
The applicants, who are going to China for visiting families, relatives or friends, should submit a letter of invitation and a copy of inviter's ID. Inviter should be a resident in China.
(iv) All other documents which the Consulate officer may request.
Please see the detailed information in website of the Embassy of the People's Repbulic of China in Australia.