“綠卡”在北京 “Green Card” Application in Beijing
“Green Card” Application
Foreign Permanent Resident ID Card of the People’s Republic of China, commonly known as “China Green Card”, is a certificate of permanent residence for foreigners in China. Foreigners holding the “China Green Card” can enter China as normal under the situation of COVID-19. Recently, more and more foreigners come to consult or entrust us on the application of “China Green Card”. Hereby we would like to share you some information related to the Green Card application in Beijing.
What are the benefits for foreigners holding a “Green Card”?
Realize Family Reunion
Enjoy the same benefits as a Chinese Citizen
Some common kinds of “China Green Card” application in Beijing
Working in Beijing--Foreigners Whose Annual Salary Income and Annual Payment of Individual Income Tax in Beijing Meet the Prescribed Criteria
A.Foreigners who have been working in Beijing for four successive years;
B.Resided in China for at least six months every year
C.Annual salary income of CNY 500,000 or above for 4 consecutive years prior to the date of application;
D.Annual individual income tax payment shall be more than CNY 100,000;
E.Recommendation certified letters can be issued by the current employer.
Foreign High-level Talent —enterprises executives and technicians
Working in Beijing's demonstration zone for greater openness in the service industry
A.Chief Operation Officers, Chief Scientists, Chief Financial Officers, Deputy General Managers and higher level of senior management, professional and technical personnel from National high-tech enterprises, Listed enterprises, New OTC Market listing enterprises, the Cultural and Creative Four Innovation Boards listing enterprises, Enterprises listed in district-level talent plans, Enterprises with "Postdoctoral Workstations".
B.Talents who have occupied the position of director and above in the headquarters of the world top 500 companies published in the last three years on Fortune and Forbes magazines.
C.Professional and technical personnel occupying senior leadership positions of director or above and equivalent positions in the headquarters of financial institutions that have been approved by the People's Bank of China, Insurance Regulatory Commission of the Bank of China or the China Securities Regulatory Commission, or professional and technical personnel holding senior leadership positions of deputy general manager or above and equivalent positions in branches and subsidiaries, such as president, vice-president, chairman, vice-chairman, director, supervisor, general manager, deputy general manager, chief accountant (chief financial officer), secretary of the board of directors of listed companies, etc., or the corresponding positions specified in the articles of association;
Working in universities, research institutes, enterprises or science and technology service institutions in the Zhongguancun Zone
D.Professional and technical talents at the level of chief technology officer, chief scientist, chief engineer, deputy general manager and above from enterprises of the National Talents Project, national high-tech enterprises, Listed enterprises, New OTC Market listing enterprises and Enterprises under the "Gazelle Project" cultivated by Zhongguancun.
Family reunion- for couples
A.The spouse is a Chinese Citizen (Beijing Hukou);
B.The marriage effected for 5 years or above by the date of application;
C.Resided in China for at least 5 years, and resided no less than 9 months every year;
D.With stable living guarantee and accommodation, abide by the Chinese Laws, in good health, without any criminal records.
With individual investment in Beijing-established foreign investment business for 3 years or above
A.Individual direct investment of at least US$2 million (actual payment of registered capital) and have established a foreign-invested enterprise in Beijing;
B.Stable investment and good tax records for 3 consecutive years prior to the date of application;
C.The name of the applicant must be stated in the investor column on the Certificate of approval for foreign-invested enterprises or the Foreign Investment Record Certificate.《外商投資企業批準證書》或外商投資備案證明上投資者一欄中，需注明申請人姓名。
If you are willing to apply for a permanent residence permit in Beijing, please feel free to contact us for a viable solution.