[Important Notice]

Dear applicants,

We regret to inform you that TLScontact will no longer be accepting visa applications on behalf of the Hungarian missions in China.

  • Visa Application Centres in Changsha, Guangzhou, Fuzhou, Jinan, Hangzhou, Kunming, Nanjing, Shenzhen, Shenyang, Wuhan and Xi’an will be closing on the 10th of August.
  • Visa Application Centres in Beijing and Shanghai will be closing on the 15th of August.

Receipt of the postal applications has been discontinued. If you have already registered online to apply by post and have paid your fees, please send your application to TLScontact Visa Application Centre as soon as possible.

We advise you to contact the Embassy or Consulates of Hungary in Shanghai and Chongqing in order to receive guidance on where you can lodge your visa application after the closing dates.

All applicants who are currently expecting their passport to be returned from the diplomatic missions will have a possibility to pick up the passport at the TLScontact Visa Application Centres until the 15th of September. If you have purchased courier return service, your passport will be shipped to you.


Contact us

Our Call Centre in Shanghai is responsible for call handling for all our Visa Application Centres in China.

The Call Centre will answer your calls in Chinese and English on the following topics:



Appointment booking for groups of more than 5 applicants

Please make sure that you have registered and validated your application online

Change or cancel appointment

Please contact us to change the appointment at least one day before the previously scheduled one. Otherwise, a new registration online to book a new appointment will be needed.

Enquiry and appointment booking for added value service


Our Visa Application Centres offer a wide selection of Added Value Services designed to make your journey through the visa application process easier and more convenient.

Visa type and required documents

Please prepare all the documents according to the documents list. The Call Centre will neither be able to provide responses to inquiries on the document or situation not required on the lists, nor to judge whether the document is compliant.

For more inquiries about visa information, please check our FAQ page and other pages on the TLScontact website.     

Hotline and opening hours


  • If you have selected the callback option during the time of contacting our Call Centre, please kindly keep your phone or mobile phone available all the time so that we can reach you.  
  • If you have already registered on our website,  please have your TLScontact reference number or passport number ready prior to speaking with one of our representatives. This can be found on your appointment booking confirmation.

Telephone: +86 (021) 22218530 or +86 (021) 60168631 (standard phone call rates applied) Please have your TLScontact reference number or passport number ready prior to speaking with one of our representatives. This can be found on your appointment booking confirmation.

Available Monday to Friday 08:30 to 12:30 and 13:30 to 16:30

Feedback and complaints

TLScontact strives to provide an efficient and professional service to our customers. 

If you wish to submit a feedback, a suggestion or a complaint about TLScontact services, you can do so by filling in the on-line form or filling in the feedback and complaint form in the Visa Application Centre.

Please note that TLScontact does not make any decisions relating to your visa applications. In the unlikely event that you are unsatisfied with the outcome of our response or you wish to complain about the outcome of your visa application or your interactions with an officer of the consular authority, submissions should be sent directly to the consular authority consular at the following email address: consular.pek@mfa.gov.hu