The J1 visa is for journalists who are based in China.
The J2 visa is for visiting journalists who are, for example, entering China to cover a story.
CVD is not part of any embassy. If you wish to apply directly to the relevant embassy, please consult their official website for guidelines on how and where to apply, application forms and for information on their fees. We manage the entire visa application process on your behalf, assisting you to navigate through the complicated requirements. Our prices are inclusive of government/consular fees due to the relevant embassy and CVD's own service fees.