中国工作签证只是一个通俗说法，正确说法是外国人中国工作居留，而在工作居留申请过程中，以下三个证件是最为常见的：1. 外国人Z签证；2. 外国人工作许可证；3. 外国人居留许可。下文的将以此顺序解读：
China work visa is just a popular saying. The correct saying is that foreigners work and stay in China. In the process of applying for work and residence, the following three certificates are the most common: 1 Z visa for foreigners; 2. Work permit for foreigners; 3. Residence permit for foreigners. The following will be read in this order:
1. Z visa for foreigners
① Visa type: as shown in Figure Z, it means work;
② Please enter China before: as shown in figure 19dsc2018, it represents that the applicant must enter China with this visa before December 19, 2018, otherwise the visa will be invalid;
③ Issuing date: as shown in figure 19sep2018, it represents the visa, which was signed and issued to the applicant on September 19, 2018;
④ Name: the name of the applicant;
⑤ Date of birth: refers to the date of birth of the applicant, which indirectly expresses the age of the applicant;
⑥ Times: as shown in Figure 01 (1), it means that the visa can only allow the applicant to enter and leave China once, and it is invalid for many times;
⑦ Stay after entry: as shown in figure 0, it needs to be explained here. Some Z visas will not list the number of days allowed for the applicant to stay, but will list the details such as stay time in the remarks column;
⑧ Issuing place: it means that the visa is issued from a city in a certain country;
⑨ Remarks: as shown in the figure, please apply for a residence permit within 30 days from the date of entry. It represents the applicant holding the visa. You need to complete the residence permit with the visa within 30 days from the date of entry into China. Otherwise, the visa will become invalid and the applicant will leave the country immediately. That is to say, the Z visa allows the applicant to stay in China for 30 days. The purpose of remarks is to list other unconventional information;
⑩ Passport number: the passport used by the applicant when obtaining the visa, and the number corresponding to the passport.
2. Work permit for foreigners
① Photo: here is the applicant’s appearance to show his identity and appearance;
② Category: it represents the talent category of foreigners working in China.
③ Name: the name of the applicant;
④ Gender: represents the gender of the applicant. Note that there are only two genders officially recognized in China: male and female;
⑤ Nationality: represents that the applicant is a citizen of a certain country;
⑥ Issuing date: as shown in the figure, December 27, 2021 represents that the license was issued to the applicant on December 27, 2021;
⑦ Issuing authority: as shown in the figure, Shanghai Foreign Experts Bureau represents that the license is made and issued by Shanghai Foreign Experts Bureau;
⑧ Work permit number: represents the certificate number of the permit;
⑨ QR Code: scan the QR code here to view the applicant’s employment and unit information.
3. Residence permit for foreigners
① Name: the name of the applicant;
② Date of birth: refers to the date of birth of the applicant, which indirectly expresses the age of the applicant;
③ Passport number: the passport used by the applicant when obtaining the visa, and the number corresponding to the passport.
④ Issuing date: as shown in figure 30aug2018, it represents that the visa was signed and issued to the applicant on August 30, 2018;
⑤ Validity period: as shown in figure 29aug2019, it means that the validity period of the visa expires on August 29, 2019. The applicant must complete the renewal before that date, otherwise the visa will become invalid;
⑥ Place of issuance: Guangzhou, Guangdong, as shown in the figure, which means that the visa is issued in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province;
⑦ Reasons for residence: work as shown in the figure represents that the reason why the applicant obtains the residence visa is legal work. The reasons for residence need to be specially explained here. The reasons for each residence permit are not necessarily the same. Common reasons include: work, reunion, family visit, entrepreneurship, etc;
⑧ Remarks: remarks are used to list other unconventional information.
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