New Regulation for Police Certificate Applications in Guangdong Province

A new regulation, titled the Provisions of Guangdong Provincial Public Security Department Regarding the Application for and Handling of Certificates of No Criminal Record, will come into effect on March 1st, 2019. Any prior rules regarding the same matter will be replaced by the new regulations. Note that Certificate of No Criminal Record is also …

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The Validity of China Police Certificates

China issuing authorities impose no period of validity. There’s no set period of time for which a China police certificate, aka certificate of no criminal record, is considered to be valid. A completed certificate only shows its date of issuance. Compare how immigration authorities consider a certificate valid. Although China authorities put no expiry on …

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Guide for Obtaining a Certificate of No Criminal Record in China

A Certificate of No Criminal Record (CNCR) proves you have no criminal record in China. The certificate is also referred to as a police certificate/check/clearance in other countries. Foreign nationals who have lived in China may need to obtain a Certificate of No Criminal Record for a variety of reasons, including immigration, employment, school attendance, …

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What a China Police Certificate Looks Like

China police certificate is also known as Certificate of No Criminal Record/Conviction. A non-Chinese citizen who has lived in China may need a China police certificate for purposes of immigration, job application, adoption or school admission. Most China police certificates are used in connection with popular migration destinations such as the United States, Canada, Australia …

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What if a China police certificate is unobtainable?

China police certificate officially referred to as Certificate of No Criminal Record. Many foreign nationals who have lived in China are unable to get a China police certificate for various reasons, e.g. no longer having the passport used for traveling China. Some other foreign nationals are able to get China police certificates, but the certificates …

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Guide for Obtaining Your Certificate of No Criminal Record in Shenyang, China

In this article, we will explain the general procedures and requirements about how a foreign national applies for a Certificate of No Criminal Record, in Shenyang, China. The certificate is also known as a police certificate/check/clearance in other countries. Recently, the Division of Exit and Entry Administration of Shenyang Public Security Bureau (PSB) has made …

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Guide to Applying for China Consular Authentication

Documents issued or executed in one country and intended for use in another country are often required to be authenticated by the embassy/consulate of the country where the documents will be used. Foreign nationals who apply for China immigration documents or China police certificates may be required to submit passport copies and powers of attorney …

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Guide for Obtaining Your Certificate of No Criminal Record in Tianjin, China

This Guide is about how foreign nationals obtain a Certificate of No Criminal Record in Tianjin, China. The certificate is also known as a police certificate/check/clearance in other countries. Around the end of 2020, the exit and entry administration in each district of Tianjin became the police agency that issues Certificates of No Criminal Record …

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Guide for Obtaining Your Certificate of No Criminal Record in Shenzhen, China

In this article, we will explain the general procedures and requirements about how a foreign national who has lived in Shenzhen applies for a Certificate of No Criminal Record, also known as a police certificate/check/clearance. The government of Shenzhen is probably the first one that implements uniform requirements across the city for the issuance of …

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