Reissue of "Receipt of Residence Authorization / Residence Authorization Renewal" ("Residence Receipt")
2016-01-19

Reissue of "Receipt of Residence Authorization / Residence Authorization Renewal" ("Residence Receipt")
Service Information:
Service Provider:Foreigners Subdivision of the Immigration Department
Other Entity / Agency:Identification Bureau, police station / duty office of the Judiciary Police or the Public Security Police Force
Application Location:Immigration Department Office Building, Travessa Um do Cais de Pac On, Taipa, Macao
Office Hours:Mon to Thu: 9:00 – 17:45 (Tags dispensed until 17:00)
Fri: 9:00 – 17:30 (Same as above)
Closed on Sat, Sun and government holidays
Introduction (Service Coverage):Persons who are granted a "Residence Receipt" by the Immigration Department may apply for reissue of the document if it is lost, damaged, stolen or has expired.
Enquiry Methods:In person: the above address
Tel: (853) 2872 5488
Fax: (853) 8897 0300
Email: sminfo@fsm.gov.mo

Reissue

Application Proceduce:
Transactional Categories:Reissue
Relevant Service (Relevant Information):Applying for Residence in Macao S.A.R.
Target Groups and Application Eligibility:Persons whose "Receipt of Residence Authorization / Residence Authorization Renewal" ("Residence Receipt" for short) is lost, damaged, stolen or has expired and hence need to apply for reissue of the document
Application Approach:
  1. The interested person or his/her legal representative applies to the respective Subdivision during office hours.
  2. In case of loss or theft, the interested person should first report the case to the police and then apply for reissue with the "Report Testimonial" issued by the Public Security Police Force or the "Complaint Notification" issued by the Judiciary Police.
  3. The legal representative should submit:
    (1) A certified letter of authorization;
    (2) A copy of his/her valid identification document.
  4. The interested person should collect the "Receipt of Residence Authorization" in person as he/she is required to be fingerprinted on the "Receipt".
Required Document:
  1. An application letter with reasonable justification [Note: The "application letter" template is available at the respective Subdivision and the website of the Public Security Police Force];
  2. Copy of the interested person's valid passport/travel document (bio data page only) or identification document used for application for "Residence Authorization" (or renewal of "Residence Authorization");
  3. *"Report Testimonial" or "Complaint Notification" issued at a police department (in case of loss or theft).
Supplementary Document:Documents/information marked with "*"
Document must be presented:The original should be exhibited for authentication if a copy is submitted
Other Helpful Document: 
Document Required Upon Approval: 
Charges (or Taxes):
  1. Reasonable justification given: MOP50;
  2. Reasonable justification not given: MOP200.
Deposit: 
Payment Instructions: 
Time Needed: 
Quality Criteria:by 12:00 of the next working day
[Please see Remark 3.]
Remark:
  1. According to Article 25 of Administrative Regulation No. 5/2003, the "Residence Receipt" should be used to apply to the Identification Bureau for a Macao Identity Card before its expiry (within 60 days).
  2. "Report Testimonial" and "Complaint Notification" can be submitted later as supplementary document.
  3. "Quality Criterion" refers to the time of processing required by service units (excluding time of waiting in a queue) calculated in the following manner: from the moment when the service unit received and confirmed that all the required documents had been correctly prepared.
Forms:Declaration/Application Letter
Legislations Website:
  1. General Principles of the System of Entry, Stay and Residence Authorization
    Law No. 4/2003 〔B.O. n.° 11( I ),17/03/2003〕
  2. Regulations of Entry, Stay and Residence Authorization
    Administrative Regulation No. 5/2003 〔B.O. n.° 15( I ),14/04/2003〕
  3. Amendments to the Stipulation on Overstay in the Regulations of Entry, Stay and Residence Authorization
    Administrative Regulation No. 14/2014 [B.O. no. 25 ( I ), 23/06/2014]
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