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  • Date:2012-08-02

The applicant of apply for an ID card

  • The applicant shall file the application with the registry office where his or her permanent residence is located.
  • For applicants below fourteen years old, this shall be done by their legal representatives.

Documentary proof that applicant should prepare

  • Initial receipt: Seal (or signature) of party concerned or legal agent , identity card of the legal agent.
  • Replacement: personal old national identity card, seal (or signature). If old card is seriously damaged, photo cannot be identified or photo is blurred, process compared to supplementary receipt method.
  • Supplementary receipt: personal seal (or signature), approved and effective certifying document with photo issued by government institution (can shorten processing time)
  • 3 x similar half body, front, hatless and glossy color photos taken by the party concerned within the latest 2 years (vertical 4 cm , horizontal 2.8 cm or 2 inches).
  • Applicant's seal, national identity card.
  • Government fee: Initial card replacement $50, supplementary card $200.