China – Deadline to Submit Work Permit Renewals Moved Up

What is changing?

Effective February 28, 2018, according to the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs (SAFEA), Work Permit (WP) renewal applications must be submitted to SAFEA no later than thirty (30) days before their expiry date. Work Permit holders who fail to meet the deadline will be required to apply for a completely new Work Permit.

Who will be affected?

  • All clients conducting business in the People’s Republic of China (PRC)

What you need to do

Planning ahead

  • Contact your Emigra Worldwide representative for further details on how these updates may impact you or your client.