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Immigration & Residency

Introduction on Immigration Control

Here you can learn more about the passenger traffic passing through Hong Kong, how entry and exit procedures have been simplified and the Department’s performance pledge for waiting times at all control points.

Immigration Clearance

Here you can learn about the procedure involved, the types of documents you will and will not need, and what to do if you are a Mainland resident travelling to Hong Kong.

Control Point Locations

Here will take you to further details on the control points, including their opening hours and other information.

Control Point Contact Details

Check out the standard waiting time and target that the Immigration Department aims to achieve at the airport and other immigration control points.

Immigration Clearance through e-Channels

Here you can learn whether you are eligible to use an e-Channel and a vehicular e-Channel for self-service immigration clearance.

Last review date: March 2015