Your Family in China

Moving to China with your family?

This section provides key information for those moving with their families to China, with helpful advice that is designed to cover various stages of family life: getting married, bringing up toddlers or caring for teenagers.

State run schools are open to non-Chinese families although tuition is in Mandarin. Foreign students, unlike Chinese citizens, must pay for state education; however the cost for local schools is cheaper than private international schools. This section also offers information about childcare options and opportunities for teenagers in China.

Is your family situation about to change? Here you’ll find all you need to know about the legal requirements for getting married in China. Information on having a baby in China is covered in detail in the Healthcare section.