Online Application for "Certificate of Non-Bankruptcy"

You can use this online service to apply to the Official Receiver for issue of a "Certificate of Non-Bankruptcy", which specifies that there are no bankruptcy proceedings against you in the records of the Official Receiver’s Office as at the issue date of the “Certificate of Non-Bankruptcy”.

When submitting the application, you should provide your title, name, Hong Kong Identity Card number, contact phone number and email address.  

The Official Receiver’s Office will notify you by email whether the application is successful. Once the application is approved, you may download the “Certificate of Non-Bankruptcy” from GovHK website.

“iAM Smart” is required for authentication of your identity when submitting the online application and downloading the “Certificate of Non-Bankruptcy”.

Apply for “Certificate of Non-Bankruptcy” (“iAM Smart” is required)

Application Fee

The application fee is HK$270.

Enquiry and Assistance

If you need assistance in using this online service, you can call the Enquiry Hotline at 2867 2448 during office hours from 8:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. (Monday – Friday, except public holidays). If you call during non-office hours, you will hear a recorded message asking you to leave a message with your name and telephone number. The office will get back to you as soon as possible.

Enquiries can also be made by fax to 3105 1814 or by email to


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Last revision date: January 2022