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Business Licence Information Service
Business Licence Information Services
Alcoholic Drinks, Import & Export (e.g. Beer, Wine, Brandy, Whisky or Spirit)
If your business involves the following situations, you may need to apply for specific licence(s). Please put a √ in the appropriate box(es) for further information:
Your business entity will operate as a company with limited liability in Hong Kong.
Your company is incorporated outside Hong Kong and planning to establish a place of business in Hong Kong.
You will import or export any liquor with an alcoholic strength over 30% by volume, tobacco, methyl alcohol or hydrocarbon oil (motor spirit, aircraft spirit, light diesel oil or kerosene).
You will dispose of or reprocess or re-cycle any chemical waste.
You will produce or cause chemical wastes to be produced (include storage, package, labelling and disposal).
You will, as a chemical waste producer, store chemical waste in any containers with a capacity exceeding 450 litres.
You will store any Dangerous Goods (Categories 2 to 10 Dangerous Goods excluding Liquefied Petroleum Gas) exceeding the exempted quantity or manufacture any Dangerous Goods (Categories 2 to 10 Dangerous Goods excluding Liquefied Petroleum Gas).
You will convey by vehicle Category 2 or 5 Dangerous Goods exceeding the exempted quantity (including compressed gases or substances giving off inflammable vapours, but excluding liquid petroleum gas).
You are interested in using the Mainland's customs facilitation measures for wine entering the Mainland through Hong Kong.
You will carry on food importation/distribution business.
You will convey by vehicle Potable Spirit (containing more than 35% of ethyl alcohol by volume) exceeding the exempted quantity.
Last Review Date : 26 February 2016