Communications & Technology

"Smart Departure" for Departing Visitors

With effect from 10 October 2017, eligible visitors may use "Smart Departure" for self-service departure clearance through e-Channels without enrolment.

"Smart Departure" for Departing Visitors

e-Channel Service for Frequent Visitors

Visitors who are holding specified documents or have visited the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region via the Hong Kong International Airport for no fewer than 3 times in the past 12 months immediately before the enrolment can enjoy the e-Channel service after successful enrolment.

e-Channel Service for Frequent Visitors

e-Channel Service for Macao Residents

With effect from 10 December 2009, eligible Macao permanent residents can enjoy the e-Channel service after successful enrolment. Moreover, with effect from 12 December 2016, eligible Macao non-permanent residents holding Visit Permit for Residents of Macao to HKSAR can also enjoy this service after successful enrolment.

e-Channel Service for Mainland Frequent Visitors

With effect from 3 January 2012, eligible Mainland frequent visitors can enjoy the e-Channel service after successful enrolment.

e-Channel Service for Holders of Republic of Korea Passport

With effect from 12 December 2013, eligible holders of Republic of Korea passport can enjoy the e-Channel service after successful enrolment.

e-Channel Service for Holders of Electronic Exit-Entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong and Macao

With effect from 20 May 2014, eligible holders of electronic Exit-Entry Permit for travelling to and from Hong Kong and Macao can enjoy the e-Channel service.

e-Channel Service for Holders of Republic of Singapore Passport

With effect from 22 September 2014, eligible holders of Republic of Singapore passport can enjoy the e-Channel service after successful enrolment.

e-Channel Service for Holders of Federal Republic of Germany Passport

With effect from 1 November 2014, eligible holders of Federal Republic of Germany passport can enjoy the e-Channel service after successful enrolment.

e-Channel Service for Holders of the Australian Passport

With effect from 20 June 2016, eligible holders of Australian passport can enjoy the e-Channel service after successful enrolment.

Last review date: October 2017