What are the certifying documents to be provided for certifying the status of children of Chinese nationals residing abroad, overseas Chinese and Hong Kong and Macao residents for the purpose of coming to Shanghai to receive schooling?

     

    A: The status of children of Chinese nationals residing abroad, overseas Chinese and Hong Kong and Macao residents is to be certified by the Municipal Government OCAO and the following certifying documents of status must be provided:

    a.       Written application for receiving schooling in Shanghai;

    b.      Personal ID and home visit permit (pass) of HK and Macao residents; Personal ID or status certifying documents of Chinese nationals residing abroad and overseas Chinese issued by Chinese embassies or consulates overseas;

    c.       Permit of temporary residence in Shanghai  (Residence permit for foreigners) of children coming to Shanghai for schooling;

    d.      Notarial certificate or certificate of kinship with the children coming to Shanghai for schooling.