How to get your green health code almost anywhere in China!
Disclaimer: A portion of this article was adapted from a article to help expats across China.
Translate your city name via baidu.translate.com – If you’re lucky, it’s in the app. The original article was for Dalian but it’s available in 51 cities & most provinces.
If your city isn’t listed, we suggest you find one that’s within your own province. It should still go a long way to handling ‘green code’ difficulties.
There’s a complete list of Chinese provinces with English translation at the bottom of the article, or just Baidu translate your province.
If you have Alipay it’s also incredibly easy to get a green code. Just load the app and click HealthCode on the main screen.
The following portion was taken from the article:
1. Long press the picture below and choose ‘Scan QR Code’
2. Open the download page in your browser.
Search and download “市民云（citizen Cloud), Pinyin: shiminyun) in Apple App Store, Huawei App Gallery, Baidu Handset Assistant, 360 Mobile Phone Assistant, OPPO Software Store. The App in other App stores will be coming online soon.
Copy the link below and paste it in your browser to download the app:
The image above and below are just examples. You need to choose the city or province you’re currently in. There is a list of provinces including the corresponding Chinese characters near the end of this article.
1. Click “[Province/City] Pass” on the Home page.
2. Apply For “[Province/city] Pass”
> Select the language.
>> You will be directed to the detailed personal information page. Please fill in the requested information truthfully, tick to confirm the authenticity of information and submit. If you have completed, been in the process of or will start the quarantine, please fill in the start date truthfully.
>>> Click Submit once you’re done filling in your information. The system will generate the health code after dynamic verification. You could click to check the status of “[Province/city] Pass”.
GREEN code represents healthy people. On the condition of taking protective measures and accepting temperature check, the code holder is permitted to move freely in the places besides key control areas and the areas closed by the COVID-19 Prevention & Control Headquarters at all levels.
YELLOW code represents the ones required to conduct home quarantine. The code holder should conduct home quarantine strictly under supervision.
RED code represents the ones required to be put under major monitoring. Relevant departments at all levels conduct strict track management, quarantine, treatment, and inspection of these persons.
Notice: You can only alter your information ONCE after submitting your initial application. Please check carefully before altering and submitting it again to get the corresponding Pass.
Scan the QR code (the icon will be located on the top-right corner of the main page of the app) offered in the places or click [Province/city] Pass icon to show your QR code. Please note: This MAY differ depending on your region.
-This is the end of the article portion-
Finally, you can also show your location history via your cell phone provider by scanning this QR code. This isn’t usually necessary but it might help with some of the more stubborn scenarios.
If you don’t know your cell phone provider, just search your number on baidu.com.
The following is a list of Province/city names:
Anhui Province 安徽省
Beijing Municipality 北京市
Chongqing Municipality 重庆市
Fujian Province 福建省
Gansu Province 甘肃省
Guangdong Province 广东省
Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region 广西壮族自治区
Guizhou Province 贵州省
Hainan Province 海南省
Hebei Province 河北省
Heilongjiang Province 黑龙江省
Henan Province 河南省
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 香港特别行政区
Hubei Province 湖北省
Hunan Province 湖南省
Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region 內蒙古自治区
Jiangsu Province 江苏省
Jiangxi Province 江西省
Jilin Province 吉林省
Liaoning Province 辽宁省
Macau Special Administrative Region 澳门特别行政区
Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region 宁夏回族自治区
Qinghai Province 青海省
Shaanxi Province 陕西省
Shandong Province 山东省
Shanghai Municipality 上海市
Shanxi Province 山西省
Sichuan Province 四川省
Taiwan Province 台湾省
Tianjin Municipality 天津市
Tibet Autonomous Region 西藏自治区
Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region 新疆维吾尔自治区
Yunnan Province 云南省
Zhejiang Province 浙江省
Source: A portion of this article was used from
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