Where are Police Stations (Paichusuo) near Wudaokou?

For the residence registration, in case of lost passport or maybe to report someone you might have to go to the police station. Here is a list of Police Stations (Paichusuo 派出所) in the vicinity of Wudaokou: Dongsheng Police Station (东升派出所)  21号

Where are Police Stations (Paichusuo) on or near the PKU campus?

For the residence registration, in case of lost passport or maybe to report someone you might have to go to the police station. Here is a list of Police Stations (Paichusuo 派出所) in the vicinity of PKU campus:  Yanyuan Police Station (燕园派出所)

The officers at the PSB bureau don’t understand me. What vocabulary do I need?

As if losing your passport is not a headache in itself, for all the entailing paperwork you have to talk to officials who often only speak Chinese. Here is a list of useful vocabulary for this: 派出所登记表 pàichūsuǒ děngjìbiǎo police

When do I need to have my passport on me?

Within Beijing a copy of your passport and the PKU student ID will suffice. But once you leave the capital always have your passport with you. Without it you can’t lodge at hotels and you might get in trouble if

What do I do when I lost my passport?

Please try not to loose it! If you do, a whole bunch of time-consuming paper work is waiting ahead. Without a passport and valid visa you have no identification on your person and you can’t leave the country either. However

Why do I have to register at the police station?

Just as in Germany or Denmark you are legally bound to register for residence in China as well. This has to be done within the first 24hrs of your arrival. Police inspections are not unusual and if you are found