People's Republic of China


Service locations

We have three offices in China, at the Australian Embassy in Beijing and the Australian Consulates-General in Shanghai and Guangzhou. We have a Service Delivery Partner agreement with VFS Global to provide Australian visa lodgement services in China through Australian Visa Application Centres in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Chengdu.

You can lodge most visa applications in person at your nearest Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) or by mail or courier to a designated AVAC. The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge. For more information, including payment options, see: Lodging a visa application in China.

Applications for Citizenship by Descent and Citizenship by Hague Adoption should be lodged at our offices in Beijing, Shanghai or Guangzhou depending on where you live in China. If you are in China, applications for Australian Citizenship by Descent can be made online at Immiaccount.

For more information, see: citizenship by descent and citizenship by adoption

Applications for Australian citizenship general eligibility and other situations, and applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be lodged at the Canberra office in Australian Capital Territory.

Service Delivery Partner - VFS Global

Beijing

Beijing
Summary

This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


Street address
Australia VFS Visa Application Centre
Room D, E, F, G, H,I, 21st Floor
Oriental Kenzo Plaza
No. 48 Dongzhimenwai Street
Dongcheng district, Beijing
China
Postal address
As above
Telephone
+86 20 29106150

 

Electronic contact
info.aupek@vfshelpline.com
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.cn/Australia/China/
Additional information
The Department processing post is Beijing.

Chengdu

Chengdu
Summary

This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


Street address
Australia Visa Application Centre
Room 3003, 30/F, Tower A
Chengdu Maoye Plaza, No. 19 Dongyu Street
Jinjiang District, Chengdu City
Sichuan Province 610016
China
Telephone
86 20 29106150
Electronic contact
info.auctu@vfshelpline.com
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.cn/Australia/China/

Guangzhou

Guangzhou
Summary

​This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

​The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.

Street address

​Unit 02, 29/F,
HM Tower, No. 3, Jinsui Road,
Zhujiang New Town, Tianhe District, P.R. China 510623

Telephone

​86-20-29106150

Electronic contact

info.aucan@vfshelpline.com

Website
http://www.vfsglobal.cn/Australia/China/

Shanghai

Shanghai
Summary

This Service Delivery Partner (SDP) is a commercial company working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application lodgement
  • application tracking
  • return of decisions/passports.

The SDP will charge a fee for this service in addition to the visa application charge.


Street address
Australia Visa Application Centre
Jiushi Business Building
213 Sichuan
Middle Road
Huang Pu district, Shanghai
CHINA
Telephone
86 20 29106150
Electronic contact
info.auctu@vfshelpline.com
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.cn/Australia/China/

Australian Consulate General

Guangzhou

Guangzhou
Summary

​More information about visa and citizenship lodgements is available on the Visa and Application Lodgement webpage .

Street address
Development Center
No.3 Linjiang Da Dao
Zhujiang New City
Tianhe District
GUANGZHOU 510623
People's Republic of China
Postal address
Level 12, Development Center
No.3 Linjiang Da Dao
Zhujiang New City
Tianhe District
GUANGZHOU 510623
People's Republic of China
Counter hours

General public - By appointment (email request only).
Government couriers and ADS operators - Refer to embassy website for details

Telephone
86 20 3814 0250

Note: Telephone enquiries should be directed to VFS Global in the first instance.

Fax
86 20 3814 0251
Electronic contact
visaenquiries.guangzhou@dfat.gov.au
Website
http://www.china.embassy.gov.au
Additional information

Payment i​nformation

Visa applications may be lodged at the Australian Visa Application Centre in Guangzhou. Methods of payment accepted at are available on the Australian Visa Application Centres website.

Cash

Cash is accepted.

Postal order

Postal order (giro note) is an accepted payment method.

 

Credit Card​

Payments using credit card will be processed in Australian dollars (AUD). We accept MasterCard, Visa, AMEX, Diners and JCB. When paying by a credit card you may incur a credit card surcharge, banking and currency conversion fees and you will need to accept the risk associated with any currency fluctuations.​​​​​

Prior to lodging your application, you may need to notify your bank of an upcoming foreign credit card transaction. Failure to do so may result in your transaction being declined. Without payment your application is invalid.

Credit card transactions processed in Australian dollars (AUD) are processed in Australia.​​​​​ A credit card surcharge may apply to transactions made using your credit card.

For credit card payments use the Payment Details Form - 1440​.​​​​​

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​Making payment in Australia

Fees may be paid​ at any of our offi​ces in Australia. Once the fee has been paid, you will need to provide a copy of the receipt with your application.​​​

Citizenship

​​​​​​​​​​

If you are in China, applications for Australian citizenship by descent can be made online at ImmiAccount.

Applications for Citizenship by Descent can be lodged at this office, by appointment only.​​​​

​​​​​​​​​ ​Applications for Australian citizenship general eligibility and other situations, and applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be lodged at the Canberra Visa and Citizenship office in Australian Capital Territory​.

Shanghai

Shanghai
Summary

More information about visa and citizenship lodgements is available in the Visa information and lodgement webpage.

Street address
31st Floor, CITIC Square
1168 Nanjing West Road
Shanghai 200041
People's Republic of China
Postal address
As above
Counter hours
General public - By appointment (email request only).
Government couriers and ADS operators - Refer to embassy website for details.
Telephone
86 21 2225 1300 (Visa office)
Note: Telephone enquiries should be directed to VFS Global in the first instance.
Electronic contact
immigration.shanghai@dfat.gov.au
Website
http://www.china.embassy.gov.au
Additional information

​​Payment information

Most visa applications may be lodged at the Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) in Shanghai. The VFS Global website outlines payments accepted at the AVAC.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Cash

Cash is an accepted payment method.​

Postal order

Postal order (giro note) is an accepted payment method.


Credit Card​

Payments using credit card will be processed in Australian dollars (AUD). We accept MasterCard, Visa, AMEX, Diners and JCB. When paying by a credit card you may incur a credit card surcharge, banking and currency conversion fees and you will need to accept the risk associated with any currency fluctuations.​​​​​

Prior to lodging your application, you may need to notify your bank of an upcoming foreign credit card transaction. Failure to do so may result in your transaction being declined. Without payment your application is invalid.

Credit card transactions processed in Australian dollars (AUD) are processed in Australia.​​​​​ A credit card surcharge may apply to transactions made using your credit card.

For credit card payments use the Payment Details Form - 1440​.​​​​​

​Making payment in Australia

Fees may be paid​ at any of our offi​ces in Australia. Once the fee has been paid, you will need to provide a copy of the receipt with your application.​​​

Citizenship

If you are in China, applications for Australian citizenship by descent can be made online at ImmiAccount.

Applications for Citizenship by Descent can be lodged at this office, by appointment only.​​​


​Applications for Australian citizenship general eligibility and other situations, and applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be lodged at the Canberra Visa and Citizenship office in Australian Capital Territory​.

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Australian Embassy

Beijing

Beijing
Summary

This office provides immigration and visa services to certain clients in:

  • the People's Republic of China (PRC)
  • the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)
  • Mongolia.

More information about visa and citizenship lodgements is available on the Visa information and lodgement webpage.

If you are residing in DPRK you should lodge your visa application by post, courier or in person at this office.

Street address
21 Dongzhimenwai Dajie
Sanlitun
BEIJING 100600
People's Republic of China
Postal address
As above
Counter hours
General public - By appointment (email request only).
Government couriers and ADS operators - Refer to embassy website for details.
Telephone
86 10 5140 4424
Note: Telephone enquiries should be directed to VFS Global in the first instance.
Fax
86 10 5140 4166
Electronic contact
immigration.beijing@dfat.gov.au
Website
http://www.china.embassy.gov.au
Additional information

Payment information

Most visa applications may be lodged at the Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) in Beijing. The VFS Global website outlines payments accepted at the AVAC.

Cash

Cash is accepted.

Postal order

Postal order (giro note) is an accepted payment method.

Citizenship

If you are in China, applications for Australian citizenship by descent can be made online at  ImmiAccount.

Applications for Citizenship by Descent and Citizenship by Hague Adoption can be lodged at this office, by appointment only.

Applications for Australian citizenship general eligibility and other situations, and applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be lodged at the Canberra Visa and Citizenship office in Australian Capital Territory.

Panel physician

Beijing

Beijing International SOS Clinic
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Suite 105, Wing 1 Kunsha Building
16 Xinyuanli
Chao Yang District
Beijing 100 027

Counter hours

Monday to Sunday 8.30 am to 5.30 pm

Telephone

+86 10 6462 0303

Fax

+86 10 6462 9184

Electronic contact

BJSVISA@internationalsos.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Holly Gao​​ (female)
Dr Amy (Yan Tong) Zhu (female)
Dr Lori Bai (female)
Dr Tina Deng (female)
Dr Grace Yang (female)

Beijing International Travel Healthcare Center
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address
​​23 & 25F, Jin'ao International 

17 Madian East Road, Hadian District
Beijing, 100088

Telephone
​​+ 010 0 58648801
Additional information
​​Doctor(s):

Dr Shanshan Cao (female)
Dr Jin Wang (female)
Dr Lili Xiao (female)

Beijing New World Eaton Medical Center
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Level 5, Beijing New World Shopping Mall
No. 3 Chong Wen Men Wai Street
Beijing 100062

Counter hours

Monday to Friday 8 am to 5 pm, Saturday to Sunday 8 am to 12 pm

Telephone

+86 10 6708 5077
+86 10 6708 5075

Fax

+86 10 6708 5076

Electronic contact

ausime@eatonclinic.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Xu Li (female)
Dr Pan Ke Dong (female)

United Family Jianguomen Clinic
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Between Buildings 14/15
Jianwai Diplomatic Residence Compound (DRC)
No. 1 Xiushui Street
Chaoyang District, Beijing

Counter hours
Monday to Sunday 8.30 am to 5 pm​
Telephone

+86 10 8532 1678
+86 10 8532 1221

Fax

+86 10 8532 3280

Electronic contact
​lily.li@ufh.com.cn​​
Additional information
Dr Youhong Cai (female)
Dr JuChen Wang (male)
Dr Chunhui Li (female)
Dr Li Huang (female)
Dr Danwei Zhao (female)
Dr Haixia Wang (female)
Dr Xiaofeng Xu (female)
Dr Xiaohong Wang (female)

Chengdu (Sichuan Province)

Chengdu IME Centre
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations ​

Street address

6th floor, Chengdu Western Hospital
No.2, 3rd Section of Erhuan Road
Chengdu, Sichuan 610036

Counter hours

Monday to Saturday 8.30 am to 5.30 pm

Telephone

+86 28 8757 5985

Fax

+86 28 8757 3353

Electronic contact

chengdu.ime@gmail.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Xiao Hong He (female)
Dr Fei Cao (female)
Dr Chang Bo Liang  (female)

Chongqing

Healthmate International Clinic
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

2/F, Xinhua International Hospital
Liangjiang Xingjie C Tower
70 Huangshan Dadao
Yubei District
Chongqing 401121

Counter hours

Monday to Friday 9 am to 5.30 pm
Saturday 8.30 am to 1 pm

Telephone

+86 23 6125 5215
+86 23 6197 1713

Fax

+86 23 6875 5618

Electronic contact

cqclinic123@126.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):

Dr Wenlin Xion (Male)
Dr Yun Tan (Female)
Dr Lili Tian (Female)​

Fuzhou (Fujian Province)

Fujian Provincial Hospital
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

516 Jinrong South Road
Fuzhou 350 001

Counter hours

Monday to Friday 8 am to 5 pm (appointment required)

Telephone

+86 591 8861 9601
+86 591 8861 9602

Fax

+86 591 8760 6953

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Li Li (female)
Dr Ying Li (female)
Dr Shengyan Lin (male)
Dr Ji Fang (male)
Dr Minhui Huang (female)

Guangzhou (Guangdong Province)

Guangdong International Travel Healthcare Centre
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

6th floor, Eastern Tower of the Poly Building
59 Huali Road
Zhujiang New City
Tianhe District, Guangzhou

Counter hours

Monday to Friday 8 am to 12 pm and 1 to 4 pm, Saturday 9am to 12pm

Telephone

+86 20 3828 8738

Fax

+86 20 3828 8732

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Min Zhang (female)
Dr Jin Wang (female)
Dr Jiandong Chen (male)
Dr Yong Xin Huang (male)
Dr Xinwen Feng (female)
Dr Jun Zhang (male)
Dr Jing Hua Lin (female)
Dr Liping Huang (female)

New Omega Medical
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

9th Floor Tower A
Centre Plaza, 161 Linhexi Lu
East Railway Station
Tianhe District
Guangzhou

Counter hours

Monday to Saturday 8.30 am to 5.30 pm
Sunday 8.30 am to 3 pm

Telephone

+86 20 2886 1900
+86 20 2886 1999

Electronic contact
liuhuaclinic@126.com
Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Roger You (male)
Dr Shengyu Chen (male)
Dr Zhuohua Cai (male)
Dr Xuemei You (female)
Dr Guo He (male)

Hangzhou (Zhejiang Province)

Immigration Medical Unit - Hangzhou Hailiao Medical Examination Centre
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address
3/F, No. 76 Yuhuangshan Road
Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province 310 002​
Counter hours
​Monday to Friday 8 am to 5 pm (appointment required)​
Telephone

+86 571 8701 1318
+86 571 8734 1626

Fax
+86 571 8701 1318
Electronic contact
hailiao_hz@126.com
Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Weimin Zhu (male)
Dr Jun Shi (female)

Harbin (Heilongjang Province)

Harbin IME Centre - Heilongjiang International Travel Healthcare Centre
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

3rd Floor, 9 Ganshui Road
Nangang District
Harbin 150 001

Counter hours
​Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 5 pm
Telephone

+86 451 8233 5862

Fax

+86 451 8233 4362

Electronic contact
​harbin.ime@gmail.com​​
Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Ling Zhao (female)

Jinan (Shandong Province)

Jinan IME Centre - The 2nd Hospital of Shandong University
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations 

Street address

4th floor, Health Management Centre
247 Bei Yuan Street
Jinan Shandong Province 250033

Counter hours
​Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 5 pm
Telephone

+86 531 5569 2289

Fax

+86 531 5569 2287

Electronic contact
​jinan.ime.centre@gmail.com​​
Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Wei Hua Yu (female)
Dr Shan Dan Wang (female)
Dr Miaomiao Huang (female)
Dr Meiying Liu (female)

Nanjing (Jiangsu Province)

Nanjing International SOS Clinic
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Ground Floor, Grand Metropark Hotel
319 East Zhongshan East Road
Nanjing 210016

Counter hours

Monday to Friday 9 am to 6 pm

Telephone

+86 25 8480 9296
+86 25 8480 2696

Fax

+86 25 8480 2843

Electronic contact

Nanjing.Clinic@internationalsos.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Juergen Wigge (male)
Dr Fan Wu (female)
Dr Changjiang Zhang (male)

Shanghai (Shanghai Municipality)

Immigration Medical Centre
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations​

Street address

Zhabei District Central Hospital
6th Floor, Fu Zhen building
619 Zhonghua Xin Rd
Zhabei District, Shanghai 200070

Counter hours

Monday to Friday 8 am to 5 pm
Saturday 8 am to 12 pm

Telephone

+86 21 3653 3651

Fax

+86 21 3635 6612

Electronic contact

shanghai@prioritymedi.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Qian Wang (female)
Dr Jun Ni (female)
Dr Wei Chun Liu (male)

Medifast Medical Centre Shanghai
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Room 102, Hua Xia Bank Tower
256 Pudong South Road
Pu Dong, Shanghai 200120

Counter hours

Monday to Friday 8 am to 5 pm
Saturday and Sunday 8 am to 12 pm

Telephone

+86 21 5887 8260

Fax

+86 21 5887 8261

Electronic contact
imedical@163.com
Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Lina Du (Female)
Dr Fen Xu (Female)

Parkway Health
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Room 315, 1376 Nanjing Xi Lu
Shanghai 200 040

Counter hours

Monday to Sunday 8.30 am to 5 pm

Telephone

+86 21 6279 8129
+86 21 6445 5999

Fax

+86 21 6279 8329

Electronic contact

healthcheck@parkwayhealth.cn

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Betty Jing Xie (female)
Dr Yingjia Yu (female)
Dr Nien-I (Esther) Ke (female)

Shanghai Eaton Medical Centre
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

Room 304-309, Evergo Tower
1325 Huai Hai Road Central (Huaihaizhonglu)
Xu Hui District, Shanghai

Counter hours

Monday to Friday 8 am to 5 pm
Saturday and Sunday 8 am to 12 pm

Telephone

+8621-64730055

Fax

+8621-64032012

Electronic contact

Sheaton@eatonclinic.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Richard Zhou (male)
Dr Yu Wang (female)
Dr Guowei Du (male)

Shanghai International Travel Healthcare Center
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

No 15 Jinbang Road
Changning District
Shanghai 200335

Counter hours

Monday to Friday 8 am to 12 pm, 1 pm to 4 pm,

Telephone

+86 21 6268 3085

Fax
+86 21 6269 7117
Electronic contact

shanghaiithc@163.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Xian Zhou (female)
Dr Lei Cai (female)
Dr Jun Pan (female)
Dr Chengyan Meng (female)
Dr Jiahong Pan (female)
Dr Gang Yan (male)
Dr Wei Ye (female)

Shenyang (Liaoning Province)

IME Centre - Shenyang
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

No. 2 Wanghu Road, Heping District
Liaoning Electric Power Central Hospital
Shenyang
Liaoning 110006

Counter hours

Monday to Saturday 8.30 am to 5 pm

Telephone

+86 24 23260528

Fax

+86 24 23255515

Electronic contact

shenyang.ime@gmail.com

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Ying Liu (female)
Dr Wei Gao (female)
Dr Liang Xu (female)
Dr Si Chen  (female)

Shenzhen (Guangdong Province)

IME Centre - Shenzhen
Summary
​​​

Medical and Radiology examinations​

Street address

2/F, 11 Jinhu Road 
Luohu District
Shenzhen
Guangdong 518025

Telephone
​+86 755 2535 8080
Fax
​+86 755 2535 8006
Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Jinxia Jiang (Female)
Dr Aili Zou (Female)
Dr Fang Liu (Female)

Wuhan

Immigration Medical Centre – Wuhan
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

28 Baofeng Road
Qiaokou District
Wuhan
Hubei Province

Counter hours

Monday to Friday 7.30 am to 5.30 pm (appointment required)

Telephone

+86 27 8333 1973

Fax

+86 27 8333 1983

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Cuihong Fang (Female)
Dr Huifen Fang (Female)
Dr Banghuan Yang (Male)

Xi An (Shaanxi Province)

Healthmate International Clinic
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

1/F, Tower B
Changan Hospital
17 Wenjing Lu
Weiyang District
Xi An City 710 068

Counter hours

Monday to Saturday 9am to 5 pm

Telephone

+86 29 8618 7071

Fax

+86 29 8618 7074

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Xiao Hong Cheng (male)
Dr Yan Zhen (female)
Dr Li Jun Li (female)
Dr Zhao Zhi Kong (male)

Police check

China, People’s Republic Of

China, People’s Republic Of
Street address

CHINA, PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF

Additional information
Relevant document: ‘Notary Certificate of No Criminal Convictions’.

You must first obtain the ‘No Criminal Convictions Certificate’ from your local police station and provide this to the Public Notary Office to apply for the ‘Notary Certificate of No Criminal Convictions’.
Applications by post will not be accepted.
Citizens: Provide the following documents to the Public Notary Office where your Hukou is registered:

  • original ‘No Criminal Convictions’ certificate from your local police station (obtained from the place where your Hukou is registered)
  • original ID card
  • original Hukou booklet
  • an authorisation letter (if applying through a third party).

You must apply with the following documents to obtain the ‘No Criminal Convictions’ Certificate from your local police station:

  • original ID card
  • original Hukou booklet
  • an authorisation letter (if applying through a third party).

The police station might request a statement from your employer or, in the case of no employment, a letter from the residential committee.
Non-citizens:

You (or an authorised person) must apply in person at the Public Notary Office in each city where you resided.

Provide the following documents to the Public Notary Office:

  • original passport (or copy of passport, original Temporary Residence Card or Temporary Residence Permit)
  • original Police Clearance certificate from your local police station
  • an authorisation letter (if applying through a third party).

You must provide the following documents to obtain the Police Clearance certificate from the Local Police Station:

  • your original passport(s) (or copy of passport(s) – including both the current passport and any old passports in which the Chinese visa was attached
  • a letter from the work unit or university/school where you worked or studied while in China, and
  • an authorisation letter (if applying through a third party).

The local police station might only issue Police Clearance certificates to applicants with Z (Work), X (Student) and J1 (Journalist) visa classes. Holders of other classes of visa will need to enquire directly to the local police station and/or Public Notary Office for local procedures to obtain police clearance certificates.
Fee: Payable.
Note 1: Application procedures differ slightly between different provinces, districts or cities. You are encouraged to confirm the procedure directly with the local police station and/or Public Notary Office. For example, some Public Notary Offices in Beijing require the applicant to firstly go to the Public Notary Office to get a specific form which then needs to be provided to the local police station.
Note 2: You should obtain a notarised translation of the certificate and provide both the original and notarised translation of the ‘No Criminal Convictions Certificate’ to the office processing the application.