Mainland Students

1. “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong and Macau” and “Endorsement to enter Macau”

1.1 Introduction
       In general, students from Mainland China can apply their visa (“Endorsement to enter Macau”) in Public Security Bureau of their Registered Residence by the admission notice. For any Mainland China student studies in Macau, the following documents should be required: 
        (1). “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong and Macau”
        (2). “Endorsement to enter Macau”

1.2 The validity period stipulated of the “Endorsement to enter Macau” (Very important)
(1). Validity period stipulated for staying 
       Mainland China Students who hold the “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong and Macau” and the “Endorsement to enter Macau” enters Macau every time, will be given a staying period for 45- 90 days, but not later than the validity period stipulated of “Endorsement to enter Macau”.
       Mainland China Students need staying in Macau during their study continuously, they should apply the “Special Authorization to Stay”* for extending the staying period at Immigration Department of Public Security Police Force.
       *For more information about the “Special Authorization to Stay” at chapter 6.
(2). Overstaying 
       Overstaying includes the following circumstances: 
        a. Staying more than 45- 90 days from the first entry to Macau without application of “Special Authorization to Stay”.
        b. Staying more than 30 days from the second entry to Macau without application of “Special Authorization to Stay”.
        c. Staying in Macau later than the validity period stipulated of “Endorsement to enter Macau”.
        d. Staying in Macau when student status was loss and without valid “Endorsement to enter Macau”.
(3). Penalty of overstaying 
        a. The person who overstay in Macau will be fined Mop500 per day and with the overstay limited to 30 days.
        b. The person who overstays again within 1 year or do not repay fine of overstaying, will be classified as “Illegal Immigrant”. As the result, any visa about living, working and the extension of staying will be rejected within 2 years, the illegal immigrant will be deported.
       All Penalty translated here is base on the  Law No.14/2014 “Amendments to the Provision on Overstay in the《Regulations of the Entry, Stay and Residence Authorization》”, and is executed on 9th July, 2014.

1.3 Locations for applying visa or renewal the “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong and Macau”
       There are three places students can choose:
(1). China Travel Service (Macao) Ltd (Renewal Only)
       Address: Av. do Dr. Rodrigo Rodrigues, Edifício Nam Kuong, 1º andar, Macau 
       Tel: 2870-6888, 2870-5523(Visa Section)
       Office Hours: 9:00a.m. – 5:00p.m., Monday to Saturday (except public holidays) 
(2). The Visa Section of the Zhuhai Immigration Department (Renewal Only)
       Address: 1st Floor, Emigration Hall, Immigration Building, Gongbei Border, Zhuhai
       Tel: (+86-756)8156512
       Office Hours: 8:30a.m.-12:00p.m.
                               1:00p.m.- 6:15p.m.
                               9:00p.m.-10:30p.m.
       The Visa Section of the Zhuhai Immigration Department only accept the renewal of “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong” and “Endorsement to enter Macau” during the weekend and holiday of Macau. For any loss of “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling” can contact (+86-756)8152012.
(3). The Immigration Department of Public Security Bureau Office where your household registration is kept. 

2. Collection and Renewal of student document -- “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong” and “Endorsement to enter Macau”
2.1 Freshmen registration 
       Students’ travel document must be submitted during the registration.

2.2 Year 2 or above Bachelor students 
       All Mainland China Students have to submit their “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong” and “Endorsement to enter Macau” to the office of Student Affairs (Room J108) for update, once they have renewal or change of their information. 

3. Renewal of “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong”
3.1 Qualification of Renewal 
       Mainland China Students need to renew their valid “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong” and “Endorsement to enter Macau” under following circumstances:
        (1). Endorsement pages fully stamped;
        (2). Loss/damage of permit

3.2 Document Required
       (1).Endorsement pages fully stamped
             a. “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong”
             b. Student Campus Card 
             c. Testimonial issued by Macau University of Science and Technology
       *If the students renew it in the Immigration Department of the Public Security Bureau Office where your household registration is kept, the “Testimonial of Macau University of Science and Technology” must be required.
       (2). Loss/damage of permit
             a. A proved letter of losing given by police station (at the area of losing)
             b. Testimonial issued by Macau University of Science and Technology
             c. People’s Republics of China Identity card 
             d. Two digital photos that pass the quality checking centre of the immigration in Guangdong province and the receipt. 

3.3 Processing Time 
       (1). China Travel Service (Macao) Ltd.:
        14 working days 
       (2). Zhuhai Immigration Department or Immigration Department of the Public Security Bureau Office where your household is kept:
        15 working days

3.4 Fee 
       (1). China Travel Service (Macao) Ltd.: 
        HK$ 165
       (2). Zhuhai Immigration Department or Immigration Department of Registered Residence:
        100 RMB
       Applying for Renewal of “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong” and “Endorsement to enter Macau”: 
       (1). China Travel Service (Macau) Ltd.: 
        HK$ 270
       (2). Zhuhai Immigration Department or Immigration Department of Registered Residence:
        200 RMB

4. Extension of “Endorsement to enter Macau”
4.1 When to apply 
       Mainland China Student can apply the extension of “Endorsement to enter Macau” within two months from the expiry limited.
4.2 Document Required 
       (1). People’s Republic of China Resident ID 
       (2). “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong and Macau”and “Endorsement to enter Macau”
       (3). Testimonial issued by Macau University of Science and Technology
       (4). Two digital photos that pass the quality checking centre of the immigration in Guangdong province and the receipt. 

4.3 Processing Time 
       10 working days

4.4 Fee
       (1). China Travel Service (Macao) Ltd.: 
        HK$ 165
       (2). Zhuhai Immigration Department or Immigration Department of Registered Residence:
        100 RMB
       Applying for Renewal of “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong” and “Endorsement to enter Macau”: 
       (1). China Travel Service (Macao) Ltd. : 
        HK$ 270
       (2). Zhuhai Immigration Department or Immigration Department of Registered Residence:
        200 RMB

5. Hong Kong Visa for “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong”
5.1 Introduction
       Mainland China Student holding a valid “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong” and “Endorsement to enter Macau” also can apply one or two times visa to enter Hong Kong, and the staying period is 14 days per entry.

5.2 Document Required
       (1). People’s Republic of China Resident ID 
       (2). “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong and Macau”and “Endorsement to enter Macau”
       (3). Testimonial issued by Macau University of Science and Technology 
       (4). Two digital photos that pass the quality checking centre of the immigration in Guangdong province and the receipt. 

5.3 Processing Time
       10 working days 

5.4 Fee 
       (1). China Travel Service (Macau) Ltd.: 
        HK $85 for one entry
        HK $135 for two entries
       (2). Zhuhai Immigration Department or Immigration Department of the Public Security Bureau Office where your household is kept:
        20 RMB for one entry
        40 RMB for two entries

6. “Special Authorization to Stay”
6.1 Introduction
       Mainland China Student may apply the “Special Authorization to Stay” personally at Immigration Department of Public Security Police Force, and the period of applying must be 20days before the staying limit (90 days from entering Macau). Students must renew the “Special Authorization-to-Stay” when there is change in their document or visa, otherwise they will have a chance of overstaying in Macau. 

6.2 Application Procedure
       (1). Freshmen 
        In the first year, Office of Students Affairs will arrange freshmen to apply the “Special Authorization to Stay” at Macau Immigration Services of Public Security Police Force. The freshmen should follow and obey the arrangement of Office of Student Affairs.
       (2). Year two or upper Students 
        After announced by the Immigration Department of Public Security Police Force, Office of Student Affairs will post notice to announce students to renew the “Special Authorization to Stay” personally after confirm the information from this announcement.
       (3). Re-entry Students or students who never applied the “Special Authorization to Stay” 
        These types of students should apply it as the first time as what the freshmen done, they have to apply the “Testimonial of Macau University of Science and Technology” from Office of Student Affairs and process the “Special Authorization to Stay” at Immigration Department of Public Security Police Force personally.
       (4). After applying the “Special Authorization to Stay”
        After received the application, Students will get a receipt from the Immigration Department of Public Security Police Force. Students have to take the “Special Authorization to Stay” by the receipt on the appointed day.

6.3 Document Required
       For the first time application, the following documents are required: 
        (1). Application form of “Special Authorization to stay”
        (2). Hard copy of the “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong and Macau” with the “Endorsement to enter Macau”visa page and also the information page. 
        (3). “Testimonial of Macau University of Science and Technology” 
        (4). One 1.5 inch recent colour or black and white photo with a white background

6.4 Location for applying
       Address: Immigration Department of Public Security Police
                        Serviço De Migração, Travessa Um do Cais de Pac On, Taipa , Macau
       Tel: 2872-54488
       Office hour: Monday to Friday at 09:00 – 17:00 (except public holiday)

7. Application for “Testimonial of Macau University of Science and Technology”
7.1 Introduction
       Mainland China Student can apply the testimonial from the Office of Student Affairs (Room J108).And students can get it at the Academic Registry Counter(CounterN109).

7.2 Document Required
Hard copy of the following documents:
       (1). People’s Republics of China Resident Identity card 
       (2). “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong and Macau”
              (a) the information page 
              (b) “Endorsement to enter Macau” visa page
       (3). Student campus card
       (4). Application Form of “Testimonial of Macau University of Science and Technology” 

7.3 Processing Time
       5 working days 

7.4 Fee
       (1). Renewal of the “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong and Macau”
        a. Endorsement pages fully stamped----------------------------------------------------------Free 
        b. Loss/damage of the “Exit-entry Permit for Travelling
            to and from Hong Kong and Macau”---------------------------------------------------------$150
       (2). The expiry of the endorsement---------------------------------------------------------------Free 
       (3). Hong Kong Visa ------------------------------------------------------------------------------$150
       (4). Special Authorization to Stay----------------------------------------------------------------Free 
       (5). Student provide incorrect information
              That causes the re-issue of the testimonial--------------------------------------------------$50 
       (6). Re-issue the testimonial because of loss or damage-------------------------------------$150
       Students have to bring along their personal identification documents for verifying.

Remarks: 

For accuracy or up-date information, please refer to the website of the Macau Immigration

http://www.fsm.gov.mo/psp/eng/psp_top5_2_1.html
And the English translation here is for reference only. If there is any inconsistency or ambiguity between the Chinese version and the English version, the Chinese version shall consider.