Notice on Removal of Online Appointment for Chinese Visa ApplicationIn order to further improve the efficiency of visa processing and enhance people-to-people exchanges between China and Greece, asfrom 20thNovember 2023, the Chinese Embassy in Greece will cancel the online appointment for Chinese visa application.Applicants can submit their visa applicationsto the Chinese Visa Application Service Centre in Athens without online appointmentduringworking time. Please follow steps below:
1. Fill out the visa application form on the website of the Chinese Visa Application Service Centre(https://www.visaforchina.cn/ATH2_EN/), download and print out the full application form, and sign the confirmation page.
2. Applicants are also required to submit the application formand the relevant documents to the Visa Center on site.The processing time and visa fees remain unchanged. Please refer to the attached link for details of materials required for various types of visa applications:http://gr.chinaembassy.gov.cn/eng/lsqw/lhqz/202308/t20230831_11136230.htm
After cancellation of online appointment, more applicants are expected on-site during peak hours. Proper time arrangement is recommended. Applicants who have made an appointment before 20thNovember are still valid.