Chinese tourist visa is issued to a foreign citizen who comes to china for tourist purpose family visit or other personal affairs. For China single entry tourist visas you must enter within 3 months from date of issuance of visa. For double entry visas you must enter China within 6 months from date of issuance of visa. China does not issue multiple entry tourist visas. A child who is under the age of 6 and was not born in China and of Chinese origin applies for a Chinese visa with a foreign passport, the child's birth certificate which must show the parent's name and the permanent residence permit or certificate of nationality of the resident country from one of his or her parent should be provided.