Instructions on Residence Permits for Short-term Employment for foreigners

Instructions on Residence

Permits for Short-term

Employment for foreigners

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 I Application Eligibility

1. Works for Chinese partners including the continuation of a scientific study, a special technology, supervision of a project, and etc.

2. Coaches or athletes for a trial in Chinese Sport Administrations

3. Film documentary or advertisement

4. Fashion shows ( car models, print advertisement models and etc. )

5. Foreign-related commercial performance

6. Other works recognized by Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security

All above listed are requested to apply for a Z visa in advance and the duration of working period should not exceed 90 days.

 

 

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Supporting Documents and Relative Requirement

A foreign national who is holding a Z visa with the notice as"required to apply for residence Permit within 30 days from the date of entry" meantime the employer or the host organization is registered in, or the first performance venue is in Beijing, then applicant should apply for a residence Permit within the term.

1. Valid passport or other international travel documents

2. Completely filled VISA / STAY PERMIT / RESIDENCE PERMIT APPLICATION FORM with recent half-length, white background, bareheaded, full-faced 2-inch color photo. Please fill in the application form in black ink or sign pen.

3. Valid accommodation registration of the hotel of the application provided by the local police station or present residence.

4. Approval certificate (performance groups with list of performers) by Chinese Competent Culture Department and Approval of short-term Employment for Foreigners working in P. R. C are requested for foreign-related commercial performance groups or individuals,

5.Employment Certificate issued by Human Resource and Social Security Department and short- time Employment for foreigners working in P. R. C are necessary for the other employers.

6. Other supporting materials that the Exit And Entry Administration Department requires.

 

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 Timeline for Application

Foreigners can apply for employment residence permits with validity of 90 days.

 

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Points for Attention

1. The applicant shall go through a face-to-face interview. However, for applicants who are aged

under 16 or above 60, or inconvenient to travel due

to disability, the host person, or the applicant's relatives, or a particular service agency can submit the application on behalf of the applicant (a copy of the trustee's ID is required). Nonetheless, if the Exit And Entry Administration Department notifies the applicant that an interview is necessary, the applicant must go through the interview personally.

2. Z visas with a bilingual observation as"Allowed to work only within the period of time indicated in the approve shall not be extended or changed to other types of visa.

3. Visa offices in cities of a host company or premiere performance accept application of residence permit. If a foreign actor has obtained a residence permit in one of the offices, there is no need to renew it in other cities during the period of commercial performances.

4. If a foreign national who has finished his/her short-term job wants to find employment in China, as long as his permit of stay is still valid, he or she can consult with the Human Resources and Social Security Department about the employment issue.

5. Approval of Short-term Employment and a Z visa should be available before coming into China, with no exception of visa-free countries.

6. For the above  · -stated materials, the original documents need to be verified, and submit the copies.

7. Any application materials in foreign language (except English) should be translated into Chinese by qualified translation Company before submission.

8. Applicant who doesn't nullify cancel China's household registration should apply after the cancellation of household registration. The relevant cancellation certificate issued by local police station of the registration shall be submitted if the Exit-entry Administration Department consider it necessary.

9. Foreigners under 18 who submit the application for the first time in China must submit their birth certificates, passports of parents and overseas residence certification.

10. Relevant mes please refer to No. 23 Notice of the Regulations on Foreigners' Visa Application.

 

 

 

外国人申请短期工作类居留证件须知

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申请对象

外国人入境完成短期工作任务,指因下列事由,持Z签证入境,且在境内停留不超过90日的:
(一)到境内合作方完成某项技术、科研、管理、指导等工作;
(二)到境内体育机构进行试训(包括教练员、运动员);
(三)拍摄影片(包括广告片、纪录片);
(四)时装表演(包括车模、拍摄平面广告等);
(五)从事涉外营业性演出;
(六)人力资源社会保障部门认定的其他情形。

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申请材料及要求

对于签证备注栏中注明入境后30日内办理居留手续的外国人,且工作单位注册地或演出举办单位注册地、首次演出所在地为北京的,应在注明期限内,持以下材料,到出入境管理局办理工作居留许可。
(一)有效护照或者其他国际旅行证件。
(二)使用黑色墨水笔完整填写《外国人签证证件申请表》,粘贴一张2寸近期白色背景正面免冠照片。
(三)申请人本人已在居住地派出所或旅店办理有效住宿登记。
(四)入境进行短期营业性演出的外国文艺表演团体、个人,应提交文化主管部门出具的批准文书(表演团体还应出具演员名单)及在中国短期工作证明。
(五)入境完成其他短期工作任务的,应提交北京人力资源社会保障部门颁发的外国人就业许可证书及工作证明。
(六)出入境管理局根据具体情况要求提交的其他申请材料。

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申请时限

可以申请停留期为90日的工作类居留证件。

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注意事项

(一)首次申请须接受面谈。延期居留证件的,或属于国家需要的高层次人才和急需紧缺的专门人才,可以由邀请单位、有关专门服务机构代为申请(提供代办人身份证件复印件)。但出入境管理局通知面谈的,须本人接受面谈。
(二)持Z签证入境的外国人,如停留期为30日,其签证备注栏应标有双语备注“工作时间不得超出工作证明所注期限 Allowed to work only within the period of time indicated in the approval ”,持有人应当按本人工作证明上注明的工作期限工作,并在Z字签证中注明的停留期停留,不予办理签证延期、换发和居留许可手续。
(三)已取得居留证件的外国演员在国内其他演出地演出,不再重复办理居留手续。
(四)持工作证明的外国人完成短期工作任务后,若其居留许可在有效期内,拟被境内用人单位聘用的,可到人力资源和社会保障部门咨询办理就业手续的问题。
(五)与中国有互免签证协议国家人员,入境完成短期工作任务的,需在入境前获得工作证明,并持上述材料到我国驻外签证机关申请Z字签证。
(六)申请材料均交验原件并留存复印件。
(七)外文申请材料(英文除外),应当经有资质的翻译公司翻译成中文后提交。
(八)未注销中国户籍的人员,应注销户籍后再提出申请,必要时提交相关派出所出具的户籍注销证明。
(九)未满18周岁在华首次申请的,还应提交出生证明、父母的护照及境外定居证明。
(十)相关法规提示参照第23号《外国人申请签证证件相关法规提示须知》。

 

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