Foreign Expert Certificate Guide Book
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Chengdu Administration of Foreign Expert Affairs
⑴Decision about instituting administration permission to necessarily remain administrative examination and approval items by State Council (Decree No. 412 of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China in 2004) Article 443 “Foreign Expert Working Permit”.
⑵Notification about Issuing ‘Provisions of Foreign Expert Working Permit Application’ by State Administration of Foreign Expert Affairs (No 139, in 2004), Article 3: Foreign experts shall obtain Foreign Expert Working Permit for the purpose of employment within the territory of P.R. Article 5: In the case that ministries or commissions under the State Council, agencies and non-profit-making institutions directly affiliated to the State Council, or
⑶Notification about doing a good job at downing the third batch of administrative examination and approval items by Sichuan Provincial Human Resource and Social Security Department (No.10 letter of Sichuan Provincial Human Resource and Social Security Department)
2. Basic requirements
⑵Foreign technical and managerial professionals includes:
③Foreign resident representatives in Chengdu of foreign experts organizations or foreign talent agencies approved by SAFEA (State Administration of Foreign Expert Affairs)
④Foreign technical and managerial professionals with extraordinary expertise of which China is in urgent need, who are employed to work in Chengdu in the fields of economy, technology, engineering, trade, finance and accounting, taxation and tourism (pre-condition for approval of special industry: pilot shall hold the Pilot License issued by administration of civil aviation.)
① Employer registration application form (with official seal)
Processing time: usually 5 working days if documents are complete (from the time of documents acceptance)
⑵Foreign Expert Certificate handling
②When pass the initial examination online, the application status will turn to “pass the initial examination”. Then the staff of employer’s expert management department submits application materials required by the initial examination online to Chengdu Administration of Foreign Expert Affairs. If materials are complete, application will be accepted and processed. In the case of incomplete application materials or any inconformity with the required materials, the implementing authority shall inform the applicant of all the materials to be supplemented and mistakes to be corrected on the spot or within 5 days.
③After the application is approved, Chengdu Administration of Foreign
Processing time: usually 5 working days for initial examination online, another 5 working days for materials examination (from the time of materials acceptance)
5. Application materials
(2) Foreign Expert Certificate application form
⑷A copy of the Agreement or Contract，Letter of Appointment or Letter of Assignment（the original will be checked, the copy shall be submitted）
⑸ Copies of Passport (including all the pages which contains visas or stamps) or Resident permit (the original will be checked, the copy shall be submitted)
⑹ One two-inch (35mm*49mm) clear ID photo of applicant with white background, and from the front without any head-coverings
⑺For any family member accompanying the applicant in China, copies of Passport (including all the pages which contains visas or stamps) or Resident permit (the original will be checked, the copy shall be submitted) and one two-inch (35mm*49mm) clear ID photos of the family member with white background and from the front without any head-coverings. For spouse, copies of Marriage certificate and Health documents; for children under 18 years old, copies of Birth certificate (Children aged above 18 years old don’t belong to accompanying family members.)
⑻ Copy of valid Qualification Certificate for Employing Foreign Experts (necessary if employers intend to employ educational and training experts); copies of Business license (duplicate) and Organization code (duplicate) (necessary for other employers).
⑼Original recommendation letter of the former employer if the cultural and educational experts work for another employer in China before (template can be downloaded from official website of Chengdu Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs); for technical and managerial experts, Employment separation certificate or certification of cancellation of old certificates
⑽Copy of ID card of the staff of employer’s expert management department.⑾Selected experts of China’s “1000 Plan”, Sichuan Provincial “1000 Plan” and “Chengdu Talents Plan”, winners of the state-level, provincial or municipal “Friendship Award”, and foreign experts employed by national-level or Chengdu municipal-level exemplary bases (units) of foreign expects recruitment may enjoy the “Green Channel” benefits by showing relevant certificates or documents.
Note: the materials in foreign language shall be translated by professional translation agency. And the translation shall be sealed. All materials shall have one copy.
6. Application fees