The 2nd International Conference on Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology (ABB 2019)
July 21st-24th, 2019, Macau, China
Visa Application
Macau Visa
Macau is generally very open in its approach to admit tourists and short term business visitors. Nationals of 66 countries are exempt from a visa to Macau for a certain period while other nationals are permitted to obtain one on arrival at the border control.
Starting from 1 July 2010, nationals of Bangladesh, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Vietnam are required to obtain an entry visa before arriving at the Macao Special Administrative Region. Visa-upon-arrival is no longer applicable to these nationals.

Where to Submit the application
Embassy and Consulate of the People's Republic of China
Immigration Department of Macau SAR Government
Required Documents
1. A completed Macau Visa Application Form;
2. Photocopies of the bio data page and used inside pages of a valid passport/travel document.
3. Document of financial status (e.g. bank statement, deposit in savings account, tax payment receipt, employment certificate, etc.)
4. Document of transportation to Macao and accommodation arrangement (e.g. round-trip air ticket and hotel room reservation receipts, etc.)
5. Pages carrying important information in a travel document previously used to come to Macao (if any);
6. Valid entry visa or residence visa/permit of other countries or regions (if any);
7. Recent 1.5-inch full face white background color photo.
8. Proof of purpose of visit, such as: Invitation letter, kindly contact us. (NOTE: that invitation letter will only be issued upon confirmation of registration and after full payment for registration fees has been received)

Processing Time
General: 5 working days (applications that do not have to be related to the Macao Immigration Department)
Approximately 3 weeks (applications that have to be related to the Macao Immigration Department)
Note: Processing time starts from the day all necessary documents are submitted.

Types and Validity of Macau Visa
1. Types:
(1) Diplomatic;
(2) Official;
(3) Ordinary visa including Tourist, Study, Employment and Residence

2. Validity:
(1) Valid for 1 entry within 3 months, 14 days of stay per entry;
(2) Valid for 2 entries within 3 months, 14 days of stay per entry;
(3) Valid for multiple entries within 6 months, 14 days of stay per entry.

Passport Holders of the Following Countries Enjoy Visa-Free Access to Macao SAR

CountryFree PeriodCountryFree PeriodCountryFree Period
Albania90 DaysLuxembourg90 DaysAndorra90 Days
Macedonia90 DaysAustralia30 DaysMalaysia30 Days
Austria90 DaysMali90 DaysBelgium90 Days
Malta90 DaysBosnia and Herzegovina90 DaysMauritius90 Days
Brazil90 DaysMexico90 DaysBrunei14 Days
Monaco30 DaysBulgaria90 DaysMongolia90 Days
Canada30 DaysMontenegro90 DaysCape Verde90 Days
Namibia30 DaysChile30 DaysNetherlands90 Days
Croatia90 DaysNew Zealand30 DaysCyprus90 Days
Norway90 DaysCzech Republic90 DaysPhilippines30 Days
Denmark90 DaysPoland90 DaysDominica90 Days
Portugal90 DaysEgypt90 DaysRomania90 Days
Estonia90 DaysRussia30 DaysFinland90 Days
Samoa30 DaysFrance90 DaysSan Marino30 Days
Germany90 DaysSerbia90 DaysGreece90 Days
Seychelles30 DaysGrenada90 DaysSingapore30 Days
Hungary90 DaysSlovakia90 DaysIceland90 Days
Slovenia90 DaysIndia30 DaysSouth Africa30 Days
Indonesia30 DaysSouth Korea90 DaysIreland90 Days
Spain90 DaysIsrael90 DaysSweden90 Days
Italy90 DaysSwitzerland90 DaysJapan90 Days
Tanzania90 DaysKiribati30 DaysThailand30 Days
Latvia90 DaysTurkey30 DaysLebanon90 Days
U.S.A30 DaysLiechtenstein30 DaysU.K.180 Days
Lithuania90 DaysUruguay30 Days

Some Useful Reference Sites:
Visa Issues in Macau:
Macau Immigration Services of Public Security Police Force
Tel: (Macau area code) (853) 2872 5488

1. For those who are from the mainland of China, please check via Baidu.
2. For more information on "Visa" and "Entry Permit" Exemption, please visit the website of the Macau Immigration Services of Public Security Police Force.

Address: No. 1, Optical Valley Avenue, East Lake High-Tech Development Zone, Wuhan, Hubei, China
Conference Secretary: Ms. Lydia Shi   Email:   Tel: +86 17362961533
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