Join Us

To become a member of SEA, you must be a foreign-passport holder (Chinese government regulation). Our membership year starts September 1 and ends August 31 of the following calendar year. Membership in the SEA entitles you to attend any of our Special Events, Luncheons, Day Trips, Small Group activities, Travel Excursions, and allows you to take advantage of our membership discount program.



To become a member, you can do one of the following:

  • You can sign up at a monthly coffee morning or newcomers' reception

  • You can sign up at a membership drive near you

  • Email us to find out if there is a neighborhood representative nearby to assist you


Please email our membership committee at for further information on any of the above options.


We look forward to welcoming you and your family as members of the Shanghai Expatriate Association!


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