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              How to apply for a Chinese driver's license in Shanghai?
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              If you are over 18 and have a valid driver's license?of another country then you will most likely only need to complete a written (computerized) test to obtain a 6 year Chinese driver's license for a minimal fee.
              You should go to the Shanghai Driver's Licensing Centre
              Address: No. 179, Qinchun Road, Minhang District.
              Office hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:30?p.m. on Monday-Thursday;?
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              Tel: 021-64987070


              • Bring someone with you who can write Chinese
              • Take photographs at the center
              • Collect a standard application form and complete the form in Chinese script
              • Have a medical examination
              • Have your foreign driver's license translated into Chinese at an authorized translation service center
              • Take the papers needed (pictures, passport, foreign driver's license, and Chinese translated license) back to a reception counter
              • Make arrangements to take the written test

              If all of these steps are followed without incident, you may receive your Chinese driver's license within 5 days after passing the test and paying the fees.


              • Service charge: 5RMB
              • License fee: 10RMB
              • Written test: 40RMB (if you pass the first time)

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