In order to complete the full process for the application of your residence permit, first you have to apply online. Next are the steps you have to follow for the success of your application.
在支付宝搜索“武汉出入境”小程序Go to your Alipay app (支付宝) and search 武汉出入境 (Wǔ hàn chū rù jìng).
第二步/ Step 2：
Since you have to renew your residence permit every year, we advise you to follow the account, tap the button “关注” (Follow).
第三步/ Step 3：
Tap the button “Foreigners” and then tap “Application For Residence Permit” (居留证件办理).
In this part you have to choose the option according to your own case. “Application” (首次申请) is for the people who has a Visa (example, Visa type X1) and need to change to a Residence Permit, generally this option is for the students that just arrived to China. Second option “Extension” (延期) is for the people that already have a residence permit and need to extend it. The third option “Change” (换发) is for the people which passport has expired and changed to a new one, so have to apply for the change of Residence permit to the new passport.
If you chose the option “Application”, fill the blanks as shown in the next picture. If you chose other option skip this step and go to the next one.
The fields with the red asterisk * are mandatory to fill.
入境章页信息Entry stamp info
This is how your entry stamp to China look like. You have to fill the field “Date of entry” with the date that shows your entry stamp.
“入境有效期至”字段是入境日期加上 30 天，因此如果您在 7 月 13 日入境，那么您的签证将在 8 月 12 日到期。
The field “Date of Expire” is the date of entry plus 30 days, thus if you entered on July 13th your visa would expire on August 12th.
If you chose the option “Extension”, fill the blanks as shown in the next picture. If you chose other option skip this step and go to the next one.
Residence permit info
Entry stamp info
This is how your entry stamp to China look like. You have to fill the field “Date of entry” with the date that shows your entry stamp. Please make sure to always write the NEWEST STAMP you have on your passport of this type
If you chose the option “Change” fill the blanks as in Step 6, just be aware the last part change as this:
After finish filling the information tap the button
Next it will show a page with the information you just entered, please check it and make sure it is correct, then press 提交 (Submit).