To apply for an Internet Content Provider (ICP) filing, you must follow the ICP filing regulations for the local administration. This topic describes the ICP filing regulations for Jilin Province.

Enterprise users

Important rules
  • The entity leader must be the legal representative. Otherwise, a general power of attorney from the legal representative is required.
  • Enterprises must use their business licenses for ICP filing.
  • Entity leaders younger than 18 years old cannot apply for an ICP filing.
  • You cannot apply for an ICP filing for a domain name if the corresponding website is hosted on servers outside China.
  • From 00:00 on January 1, 2018, the relevant authorities started performing domain name verification for all submitted website ICP filing applications.
  • The domain name must be valid for more than three months.
  • The name of the registrant must be consistent with the name of the enterprise or the legal representative.
  • For more information on website naming, see Enterprise website naming requirements in ICP filing documentation on Alibaba Cloud China website.
Required materials
  • An electronic copy of the original valid certificate of the enterprise, such as an electronic copy of the business license.
  • An electronic copy of the original valid identity document of the entity leader, such as an electronic copy of the ID card.
  • An electronic copy of the original valid identity document of the website administrator, such as an electronic copy of the ID card.
  • If the ID type is an ID card, make sure that it is valid for more than three months.
Rules for modifying ICP filing information
  • Enterprise ICP filings cannot be modified into individual ICP filings.
  • If the enterprise name changes, you must follow these rules:
    • If the enterprises are not associated with each other before and after the change of the enterprise name, a certificate of change cannot be obtained and the ICP filing information cannot be directly modified, you must cancel the ICP filing and apply for an ICP filing again.
    • If the enterprises are associated with each other before and after the change of the enterprise name, you must provide a certificate of change issued by the industry and commerce department.

      There are two types of certificates of change. Enterprises need to apply for a certificate of change issued by the industry and commerce department. For more information, see Certificate of change in ICP filing documentation on the Alibaba Cloud China website. Institutions such as government agencies need to obtain a certificate of change issued by corresponding competent authorities.

Rules for adding Alibaba Cloud to the ICP filing information as a service provider

The information about adding Alibaba Cloud to the ICP filing information as a service provider must comply with the regulations of the competent authority. Such information can be modified after Alibaba Cloud is added to the ICP filing information.

Individual users

Important rules
  • You cannot apply for an ICP filing for a domain name if the corresponding website is hosted on servers outside China.
  • The domicile indicated in the identity documents must be in Jilin Province. Otherwise, you must upload a residence permit of Jilin Province. A student can upload a copy of the corresponding student ID card.
  • From 00:00 on January 1, 2018, the relevant authorities started performing domain name verification for all submitted website ICP filing applications.
  • The domain name must be valid for more than three months.
  • The name of the registrant must be consistent with the name of the ICP filing entity.
  • For more information on individual website naming, see Individual website naming requirements in ICP filing documentation on Alibaba Cloud China website.
Required materials
  • An electronic copy of the original valid identity document of the individual, such as an electronic copy of the ID card. If the ID type is an ID card, make sure that it is valid for more than three months.
  • An electronic copy of the residence permit (not required in all cases). If the identity documents are not from Jilin Province, you must upload a residence permit of Jilin Province. A student can upload a copy of the corresponding student ID card.
Rules for modifying ICP filing information

An individual ICP filing cannot be modified into another individual ICP filing. If an individual who has obtained an ICP filing is the legal representative of an enterprise, the individual ICP filing can be modified into an ICP filing for the enterprise.

Rules for adding Alibaba Cloud to the ICP filing information as a service provider

The information about adding Alibaba Cloud to the ICP filing information as a service provider must comply with the regulations of the competent authority. Such information can be modified after Alibaba Cloud is added to the ICP filing information.