Important News and Notices

20 June 2017: According to the request of Malta Consulate General in Shanghai, please be informed that the submission time for operation for the last working day of each month will be from 8:00 till 12:00 at noon.

Begin at 30 June 2017, Shanghai Malta Visa Application Centre will be closed on the lasting working day of each month after 12:00 and public holidays. Operation time during 8:00 to 12:00.
   
31 October 2016: Visa applicants are warned about taking assistance and consultations from unauthorized agents.

Visa applicants are warned about taking assistance and consultations from unauthorized agents - especially agents offering such services outside our Visa Application Center entrance. These services are not supported by our Visa Application Center and no responsibility is taken for any information provided by such agents.
   
17 March 2016: Visa Application Center Closure.
Please note that due to internal construction, Malta Visa Application Center in Shanghai will interrupt visa application submission service from 18 to 21 March, 2016.

We apologize for any inconvenience this might cause to you.
   
26 September 2015: Visa Application Center Closure.
Please note that in preparation for Visa Information System roll-out taking place on 12 October 2015, Malta Visa Application Center will interrupt visa application submission service from 2 to 9 October 2015.

We apologize for any inconvenience this might cause to you. We are working to offer our customers an even better and quick service after biometrics roll-out.
   
19 March 2015: Malta Visa Application Center (Beijing) website contents and checklists apply only to residents of mainland China.
Please note that Malta Visa Application Center (Beijing) website contents and checklists apply only to residents of mainland China. Any other applicant has to contact Malta Embassy in Beijing directly for instructions on how to apply for a visa.
   
28 April 2014: Malta Visa Application Center will start the postal application service from the 2 May 2014.
   
6 January 2014: Please note that the Malta Visa Application Centre in Beijing has been relocated to Room 702, Building 1, 13 Yard, Gongtibei Road,Chaoyang District, Beijing,100027, China( Hailong Petorl Building). The new helpline number is 010-84059499.
   
12 October 2012: Important Notice: Please notice that starting from tomorrow, 12 October 2012, all agents who submit applications on behalf of other persons must provide an employment letter as well as with a copy of their ID. The employment letter should be on company letterhead stating the name, address and telephone number of the company, the name and position of the person signing the certificate. It should also have the company stamp.
   
Important Notice: Please notice that starting from the 9 July all the applicants are requested to submit the old passports in their possession, in original and copy.
   
Important Notice: As of the 5 December 2011 new EU harmonised document lists enter into effect at the Embassy of Malta in Beijing. These lists are currently being implemented by all Schengen representations in China as well.  The lists cover applications made for individual tourism, visiting family and friends, business visits or attending conferences and fairs and sport, cultural and professional conference visits. The Embassy of Malta in Beijing has issued new checklists to assist applicants in the preparation of their applications, which can be found here
   
Important Notice: Please click here to download.
   
Important Notice: The centre will no longer accept incomplete applications or applications which are missing the required supporting documents.

Please note that third country nationals invited by Maltese host or organization needs to submit an original declaration of proof filled in by the Maltese host or organization. This is not applicable for study visas. Please click here to download