20 Jan 2017
Argentina - Visa on Demand
This page provides general information about visa requirements for Hong Kong residents travelling to Argentina. For residents outside Hong Kong, please contact the nearest embassy or consulate. As the application requirements might change from time to time, please check with the relevant consulate if there are any enquiries or questions.
Please e-mail the completed visa application form and all required documents to email@example.com. The Consulate General of the Argentine Republic in Hong Kong will invite applicants for interview.
Effective 2 September 2016, PRC passport holders who have a valid United States of America (B2) or Schengen visa can apply online at a fee of US$50 to enter Argentina for tourism purpose.
Choose “Electronic travel authorization”. There are two buttons on the pop-up screen: “enter here to pay the rate” and “enter here to fill in the form”. Please pay the fee and print the receipt first, then click the right button to fill in personal information.
- Disregard any letter when entering the passport number.
- The ID transaction code is the sticker number on the receipt.
- Scan all pages of the valid passport and save as PDF file
- Complete all fields in Pīnyīn.
- After 10 working days for processing; applicants will receive from Immigration Department in Argentina either an “Approved” document from AVE or “Not Approved” indicating the reason.
Applicants have to do the above procedures by themselves. The Consulate General of the Argentine Republic in Hong Kong is not involved and take any responsibility on it.
For business visa application, the procedure remains unchanged, please contact the Consulate General of the Argentine Republic in Hong Kong for further information.
For PRC nationals whose passports are different from the “ordinary passport”, the procedure for the consular visa remains unchanged.
Consulate General of the Argentine Republic in the Hong Kong SAR
1517 Jardine House, 1 Connaught Place, Central, Hong Kong
Enquiry Hotline: (852) 2523 3208
Fax: (852) 2877 0906
Visa Application Submission Hours: Monday - Friday 10 am - 1 pm
HKSAR Passport Holder: 90 days visa free access
BNO Passport Holder: 30 days visa free access