So you've signed a contract with a school in China and you're ready for the next step!
In order to work legally in China, ESL teachers need to obtain a Z visa with the help of their school or placement company. Getting the necessary documents ready for your visa application can be frustrating at time, but our Visa Team will be with you each step of the way, to make the process as quick and painless as possible. We have broken the steps down for you, so you can focus on each stage as it happens, rather than take it all in at once.
Once your visa is complete, you'll be able to focus on the really hard part - packing!
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The process to obtain your visa documents will vary in duration and difficulty, depending on your country of origin. We've broken down our instructions by nationality, to simplify this process.