Requirements for ICP Filing

  • Enterprises can use the business license and organization code certificate for ICP Filing.
  • The subject and website administrator must be the legal representative.  If the website administrator is not the legal representative, a letter of authorization from the legal representative is required.
  • Individual: Individuals under 18 years old cannot apply for ICP Filing. The domicile indicated in the identity documents must be in this province. If not, upload a residence permit or temporary residence permit.
  • The domain name holder must be the ICP Filing subject.
  • If a single ICP Filing includes four or more domain names, domain name certificates are required.

Documents required for ICP Filing

  • Enterprise: An electronic scanned copy of the original valid certificate of the subject, and an electronic copy of the original valid identity document of the subject/website administrator.
  • Individual: An electronic copy of the original valid individual identity document.
  • Website ICP Filing authenticity statement: Can be downloaded during the ICP Filing process.
  • If a single ICP Filing includes four or more domain names, domain name certificates must be provided.
  • Enterprise: If the website administrator is not the legal representative, a letter of authorization from the legal representative must be provided.

ICP Filing change rules

An enterprise ICP Filing can be changed to another enterprise or an individual ICP Filing.

ICP Filing transfer rules

  • The subject name, document number, and administrator information must be consistent with the original ICP Filing information.  Otherwise, you must change or cancel the ICP Filing at the original transfer provider, and then apply for a new ICP Filing.
  • The domicile indicated in the identity documents and the mailing address must comply with the rules of the competent authority. After successful transfer, this information can be changed.