Vietnam visa requirements for Chinese citizens of Macau

Vietnam visa requirement for the Macau passports

The citizens of Macau is not included in the visa exemption list; therefore, all Chinese citizens of Macau need to apply visa to Vietnam for either tourism or business purpose.

Vietnam Embassy has NOT been established in Macau;
Vietnam visa is required for all Chinese citizens of Macau;
Chinese citizens of Macau are eligible for 30 days single entry e-visa;
Chinese citizens of Macau can get visa on arrival from 6 USD + stamping fee;
Macau businessmen can apply for DN business visa for working with Vietnam Enterprises;
Macau businessmen can apply for 2 years Temporary Residence Cards;

At present, there are 3 options for the Chinese citizens of Macau applying for Vietnam visa:

1. Apply for a visa at the Vietnam Embassy:

Since there is no representative office of Vietnam’s government in Macau at present, the foreigners (including Chinese citizens of Macau and other nationalities residing in Macau) are suggested to contact the nearest Vietnamese Embassy in neighboring countries: Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Laos, Philippines, Cambodia, Thailand, Myanmar, Brunei, South Korea and Malaysia to get pre-stamped visa.

2. Apply for Vietnam visa on arrival:

If it is inconvenient for you to visit the Vietnam Embassy in neighboring countries, you may select Vietnam visa on arrival to simplify your visa application process.
Visa on arrival is an alternative way to obtain a visa to Vietnam in addition to the traditional way of obtaining a visa at Vietnam Embassy or Consulates. Once issued, it has same validity with the visa get from Vietnamese Embassy or Consulates. However, visa on arrival is applicable for those who travel Vietnam by airplane only.

3. Apply for e-visa for Vietnam

From 1 February 2017, the citizens from following countries are eligible to apply for the 30 days (single entry) e-visas for Vietnam. As Macau is not in the list, Vietnam e-visa is NOT available for Chinese citizens of Macau at present.

Applying for Vietnam visa is never easier than ever! With the support of internet and high technology applications, getting a visa for Vietnam is becoming more and more simple. The customers now have different options to apply for Vietnam visa at their most convenience. Each option has its own pros and cons and below is the comparison between 2 popular options:

DescriptionVisa on arrivalTraditional visa
Issued byVietnam Immigration DepartmentVietnam Embassy or Consulates with the approval of Vietnam Immigration Department
Passport required or not?No need to send your original passport awayParting with your original passport
Processing timeNormal service: 2 working days;
Urgent service: 1 hour, 2 hours, 4 hours or 1 working day;
3 - 5 working days
Processing fee (*)From US $6 + stamping fee, 100% refundable if visa rejectedFrom US $45, non-refundable in any case
Payment methodMoney order, cashier’s check, company checkCredit cards, Paypal, Western Union, bank wire transfer
Additional feeNonePostal cost, driving fee and even air fares to reach the Vietnam Embassy
Visa applicationOnline totallyIn person or by post
Travel byBy airplanes onlyBy any means of transport
Get visa stampedQueuing in front of Immigration Counter at arrival airport in Vietnam to get visa stamped. This can be skipped with our fast track service.Having visa already stamped onto your passport before entry Vietnam.
SupportLimited online support24 hours a day, 7 days a week
ConvinienceIt is especially convenient for those who are staying far away Vietnamese Embassy.Difficult for those who is living in the country with no Vietnam Embassy
AvailabilityFor travelers to Vietnam by air onlyFor travelers to Vietnam by any transports

Vietnam Embassy contact in Macau

We are sorry to inform that at present, there is no Vietnam Embassy in Macau. The foreigners are suggested to contact the nearest Vietnamese representative office in neighboring countries: Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Laos, Philippines, Cambodia, Thailand, Myanmar, Brunei, South Korea and Malaysia to get pre-stamped visa....

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