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Hong Kong Visa Requirements - What You Need to Know

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Hong Kong Visa Requirements - What You Need to Know

If you have questions related to visa requirements for entering Hong Kong start by reading this TripAdvisor wiki article for Hong Kong Visa Related Matters (see link)

tripadvisor.com/Travel-g294211-c216036/China…

Here you will find a catch-all resource with links to various HK Immigration and related sources that will spell out your personal visa requirements for entering, visiting and traveling through Hong Kong.

This article is current as for September 2015. It will be updated from time to time as new and updated sources of information are made available.

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41. Re: Hong Kong Visa Requirements - What You Need to Know

Meaning: the range of the MAXIMUM length of stay you are permitted without a visa falls in the range 7-180 days depending on passport held. Obviously you can stay for less time than that if you wish!

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42. Re: Hong Kong Visa Requirements - What You Need to Know

Hi, I already applied for HK visa by Post and received my VOEV (application number) so that I can check the status online.

Any idea how long it takes for the confirmation and how do they send the visa entry sticker? by trackable post?

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43. Re: Hong Kong Visa Requirements - What You Need to Know

Does anyone know if it possibile to obtain at LouWu the Visa on Arrival for Shenzhen the day before the effective entrance?

I'm going to travel there from HK with other people (most of them obtained a normal Chinese Visa through the Embassy), and I'd like not to make them wait at the border for my visa request.

Thank You in advance

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44. Re: Hong Kong Visa Requirements - What You Need to Know

Hi,

We want to visit HongKong (from Pakistan) and planing to apply for visa. As far as I understand, we can request for visa either by the post or via Chinese Embassy. We are thinking to opt for the by post visa. Can someone suggest if that is more feasible approach and how long it takes to have their feedback?

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45. Re: Hong Kong Visa Requirements - What You Need to Know

Did you get it? And how did you get it? Can you help me with your answer? How many days did it take if you have received it? Thanks!

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46. Re: Hong Kong Visa Requirements - What You Need to Know

@Gunny K (post #45)

Who are you responding to? You'll need to include the poster name and # if you want those who have made past comments to know who you are asking question to.

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