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Can I Submit the Request for Judicial Assistance Online?-Service of Process and Hague Service Convention Series (8)-CTD 101 Series

Thu, 09 Mar 2023
Contributors: Meng Yu 余萌
Editor: C. J. Observer

Yes. In order to facilitate judicial assistance in international civil and commercial matters, China’s Ministry of Justice launched an online Civil and Commercial Judicial Assistance System in 2019 at

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Foreign requesters can now directly submit request materials online. Once the request is accepted, the requesting party does not need to post paper materials.

The contact information of the Chinese Central Authority for the Hague Service Convention:

Address: International Legal Cooperation Center (ILCC), Ministry of Justice of China, 33, Pinganli Xidajie, Xicheng District, Beijing 100035, People’s Republic of China

Tel: +86 (10) 5560 4537

Fax: +86 (10) 5560 4538


Source: Ministry of Justice of the People’s Republic of China, Frequently Asked Questions and Answers on International Judicial Assistance in Civil and Commercial Matters (国际民商事司法协助常见问题解答), 24 June 2022.



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