Why join us

CSS gives you the opportunity to:

  • Get a unique insight into China’s culture
  • Deepen your understanding of the international cultures that the CSS members represent
  • Add variety to your daily life and discover new personal interests
  • Volunteer and get involved in hosting your own event

How to join us

CSS is open to all diplomatic spouses, partners and female consular officers on posting in

Shanghai. As a CSS member you become part of a diverse, yet like-minded group and benefit from the CSS network that allows you to make the most of your Shanghai experience.

Membership fee

CSS is funded exclusively through membership fees and sponsorships. The annual membership fee currently is 300 RMB.

CSS season runs from September to June of the following year.

If you are interested in joining us please send us an email at info@shanghaiconsularspouses.org

Once the CSS board receives your application we will contact you to finalize your membership. Membership will begin as soon as the membership application is approved and the annual membership fee has been paid. You will be than added to the CSS WeChat group where all the information about CSS events is posted.

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