Self-repairing concrete is that adhesive agent is composited inside the concrete to form the self-repairing system and automatically repair the damaging materials. It can solve some problems that are difficult to be solved by the traditional methods. The development background of the self-repairing concrete and the present research at home and abroad were reviewed. The existing problems of the present studies were also elaborated. Moreover, the development trend and the application prospect of the self-repairing concrete were forecast.