Link between HK and CPG ministries & 10 provinces/municipalities/autonomous regions

  • Liaise with the ministries of the Central People's Government (CPG), as well as the governments, Beijing offices and non-government organisations of 10 provinces/municipalities/autonomous regions in the northern, north-eastern and north-western region (i.e. Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei, Liaoning, Jilin, Heilongjiang, Inner Mongolia, Xinjiang, Gansu and Ningxia), and provide them with information on the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR)
  • Report to the HKSAR Government the latest developments on the Mainland
  • Discuss with the Mainland authorities specific issues in accordance with the instructions of the relevant bureaux and departments of the HKSAR Government

Economic and trade liaison

  • Promote economic and trade relations between Hong Kong and the 10 provinces/municipalities/autonomous regions, and attract and assist enterprises from these areas to invest and set up businesses in Hong Kong

Promote Hong Kong

  • Organise activities in the 10 provinces/municipalities/autonomous regions to promote Hong Kong's advantages and to enhance Mainland people's understanding of Hong Kong

Liaison with Hong Kong people/Help to Hong Kong residents in distress

  • Liaise with Hong Kong people living, working or studying in the 10 provinces/municipalities/autonomous regions
  • Provide practical assistance to Hong Kong residents in distress on the Mainland

Immigration matters

  • Process applications for entry to Hong Kong for visit, employment, investment, training, residence and education
  • Liaise with CPG and diplomatic corps in Beijing on HKSAR immigration matters and visa-free arrangements
  • Provide HKSAR passport replacement service for eligible applicants with a valid HKSAR permanent identity card