Law of Hong Kong

Law of Hong Kong

The Legal System in Hong Kong

The Legal System in Hong Kong

Want to learn more about the rule of law and the legal system in Hong Kong? Read this overview compiled by the Department of Justice.

Hong Kong Ordinances

Hong Kong Ordinances

Search the Bilingual Laws Information System (BLIS) for all of the statute laws of Hong Kong, in Chinese and English. You can also access the multilateral treaties and bilateral agreements applicable to the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region through the homepage of the BLIS.

The Basic Law

The Basic Law

This website features some useful facts on the background of the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and its drafting process. You can also find related court judgements.

Basic Law Library

Learn more about the Basic Law and view its full text from the Basic Law Library.

Last review date: May 2014