To apply for an ICP filing, you must follow the ICP filing regulations for the local administration. This topic describes the ICP filing regulations for Anhui.

Enterprise users

Important rules
  • Enterprises can use their business license and organization code certificate for ICP filing.
  • The entity leader must be filled out with the name of the legal representative.
  • From 00:00 on January 1, 2018, the relevant authorities start performing domain name verification for all submitted website ICP filing applications.
  • The name of the domain name holder must be consistent with that of the enterprise or the legal representative.
  • The domain name must be valid for more than three months.
  • For more information about website naming, see Enterprise website naming requirements (available in Chinese only).
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.
ICP filing information modification rules
  • Enterprise ICP filings cannot be modified into individual ICP filings.
  • If the enterprise name changes, a modification certificate issued by the issuing authority must be provided.
Rules for adding Alibaba Cloud to the ICP filing information as a service provider
  • The enterprise name and the certificate number must be consistent with those in the original ICP filing information. If not, you need to provide a normally accessible modification certificate, and modify the ICP filing information immediately after the access.
  • The domicile indicated in the identity documents, the mailing address, and the entity leader information must comply with the regulations of the competent authority. After Alibaba Cloud is added to the ICP filing information as a service provider, such information can be modified.

Individual users

Important rules
  • From 00:00 on January 1, 2018, the relevant authorities start performing domain name verification for all submitted website ICP filing applications.
  • The name of the domain name holder must be consistent with that of the ICP filing entity.
  • For more information about personal website naming, see Personal website naming requirements (available in Chinese only).
  • The domain name must be valid for more than three months.
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.

ICP filing information modification

An individual ICP filing cannot be modified into another individual ICP filing. If an individual who has obtained an ICP license 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
  • If the original ICP filing is for an individual and the website filed is run by an enterprise, you can add Alibaba Cloud to the ICP filing information as a service provider and then modify the individual ICP filing to another individual or an enterprise ICP filing.
  • If other ICP filing information is inconsistent with that in the original ICP filing information, you may add Alibaba Cloud to the ICP filing information as a service provider first, and after Alibaba Cloud is added to the ICP filing information as a service provider, the ICP filing information can be modified.