FOREIGNER EMPLOYMENT PERMISSION
Foreigners Employment Permission is an essential document for the Z - Visa (Employment Visa)， if your employment does not related to any one of situations mentioned below:
(1) Permit for Foreign Experts Working in China issued by the State Bureau of Foreign Experts;
(2) Letter of Invitation to Foreigners for Offshore Petroleum Operations in China issued by China National Offshore Oil Corporation;
(3) Registration certificate of the resident representative office of foreign (regional) enterprises issued by related administrative department of industry and commerce；
(4) An approval document for commercial performance issued by Chinese government authority for Cultural Affairs (only applicable to applicants for commercial performances in mainland China).
Application of Foreigners Employment Permission should be submitted to the involving Authority in mainland China. Application of Foreigners Employment Permission under Guangzhou jurisdiction can be submitted to Foreigners Service Centre with all documents required on the checklist. The application can be submitted in your person or by the company representative or your reliable friends. The processing time may take 15-25 working days after all required documents submitted.
After Foreigners Employment Permission is approved, Z Visa - Employment Visa application can be submitted to the Embassy or Consulate General of China abroad with the original Foreigners Employment Permission and invitation letter. For more details, please kindly refer to our official website mentioned below,