MAMA (Managers and Models Association), along with key partners and experts, has been lobbying for the proper visa and work permits for models working in China.
We are pleased with the decision of the People Republic of China to approve short term work visa “Z” for models.
“Models- Print and Runway” are now specifically and officially named within this work visa type.
A trial implementation began Jan 01, 2015 named “Short Term Employment Visa” permits models to stay and work in china. Models may work 90 days or less, the visa cannot be extended more than 90 days.
There is no limit to applicants’ age and nationality for the short term “Z” visa. 18 years old and above is recommended.
Read more on the website of the Managers and Models Association.