What is this site about?

This site is all about educating people about the laws that they’ll need to abide by when they visit China and what their options are in case they get in trouble with authorities.

Why learn about China’s laws?

Because the laws in China can come with severe penalties if they aren’t followed.

How does China’s laws affect travellers?

Travellers can actually be subject to China’s laws more than the locals and are therefore more likely to face the consequences when caught.

Does it matter if you know the laws or not?

It matters a lot.

What are the consequences of being arrested in China?

Most crimes only incur fines, but many lead to incarceration, and some lead to execution.