For foreigners who already have a foreign or international driver's license, they only need to submit their passport and other information and take the theoretical exam, then they can apply for a Chinese driver's license without taking the road test.
Foreigners must have certain conditions to obtain a Chinese driver's license. First of all, they must have a valid visa or residence permit with a residence period of more than three months for foreigners who live, work and study for a long time.
For foreigners who do not own a driver's license, they need to submit their passport and other information to apply for a Chinese driver's license. They can apply for a Chinese driver's license after they have passed the theoretical examination and road test.
International Driver’s License
You can apply for an international driver's license only by providing a valid driving license (such as Chinese or foreign driver's license).
China - Hong Kong Car Plate
Only provide the Hongkong identity card and Hong Kong driving license can be applied to Guangzhou driver's license.