China Temporary Residence Registration Form

What is a Temporary Residence Registration Form? According to China’s Exit-Entry Administration Law, if you are a foreign national or a resident of Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan you need to register with a  hotel or a local police station within 24 hours of arriving in China. After you register, the police station or hotel …

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

This Guide is about how foreign nationals obtain a Certificate of No Criminal Record in Chengdu, China. The certificate is also known as a police certificate/check/clearance in other countries. Local authorities in Chengdu are among the earliest who issued publicly available rules governing the issuance of Certificates of No Criminal Record to foreign nationals. The …

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New Regulation for Police Certificate Applications in Guangdong Province

A new regulation, titled Provisions of Guangdong Provincial Public Security Department Regarding the Application for and Handling of Certificates of No Criminal Record (the “New Regulation”), 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 …

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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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