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New child born in China
07.09.2007

    Ⅰ. Qualifications:

    1. The parents of the child are foreigners;

    2. If one of the parents is a Chinese citizen, the Chinese citizen must be a Shanghai resident or applied for going abroad in Shanghai.

    Ⅱ. Formalities:

    1. Where the parents are foreigners:

    a. Submitting the copies of the passports of the parents;

    b. Submitting the original and the copy of the Certificate of Birth in Shanghai of the child (including the attached page);

    c. The original of the valid passport of the child;

    d. Submitting the official letter of application of the unit and the original of his or her passport, if one of the parents works in Shanghai;

    e. One recent 2-inch half-length, bareheaded and full-faced photograph.

    Such child must go through such formalities within one month as of the birth.

    2. Where one of the parents is a Chinese citizen, the child should first go though the nationality examination and then apply for emigration papers:

    a. Submitting the original and the copy of the Certificate of Birth in Shanghai of the child (including the attached page);

    b. The original of the valid passport of the child;

    c. The copies of the passports or identity certificates of the parents.

    Such child, when applying for emigration papers, should submit additional three recent 2-inch half-length, bareheaded and full-faced photographs and the Nationality Examination Conclusion Form.

    Ⅲ. Business Hours and Place:

    Monday-Saturday 9:00-17:00

    Note: Credentials are handled alone on Saturday.

    1500, Minsheng Road, Pudong New Area

    IV. Time Limit of Handling and Winding Up a Case: 5 working days

    V. Fee Standard: Free for nationality examination; charging according to the fee standard for credentials for emigration papers.

    Ⅵ. Information Telephone: 28951900

    Ⅶ. Supervision Telephone: 68547109