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Business Licence Information Services
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:
You will use any explosives in blasting during mining, quarrying or construction work.
You will manufacture bulk explosives at blast sites.
You will store explosives (including safety cartridges and manufactured fireworks).
You will use explosives for blasting in Hong Kong.
You will prepare charge for blasting or fire charge.
You will move or transport explosives, fireworks, safety cartridge or pyrotechnics on land.
You will use powered mechanical equipment (other than percussive piling) for construction between 7pm and 7am, or anytime on a holiday.
You will use any percussive breaker with mass of above 10kg.
You will produce or cause chemical wastes to be produced (include storage, package, labelling and disposal).
You will dump marine sediment in the sea of Hong Kong.
You will, as a chemical waste producer, store chemical waste in any containers with a capacity exceeding 450 litres.
You will install or alter chimney, oven or furnace with consumption rate exceeding 25 litres (liquid), 35 kilograms (solid) or 1150 Megajoules (gas) per hour.
You will carry out any work involving the handling of asbestos containing materials.
You will store any Dangerous Goods (Categories 2 to 10 Dangerous Goods excluding Liquefied Petroleum Gas) exceeding the exempt quantity or manufacture any Dangerous Goods (Categories 2 to 10 Dangerous Goods excluding Liquefied Petroleum Gas).
You will employ competent person to operate your boiler or steam receiver.
You will use any boilers (including thermal oil heater and pressure cookers), pressure vessels (such as steam receivers, air receivers, pressure vessels for human occupancy, vulcanizers (AR) and pressurized bulk tanks, other than pressurised fuel containers) or steam containers.
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 deliver the public fill to public fill reception facilities for dumping.
You will carry out any notifiable work stipulated in APCO(CD)R.
You will require to make notification under Section 17 for Part A Chemical Wastes.
You will construct or operate a designated project listed in Part I of Schedule 2 or to decommission a designated project listed in Part II of Schedule 2 of Environmental Impact Assessment Ordinance (Cap. 499).
You will sell or lease a Non-road Mobile Machinery (NRMM), including regulated machines and non-road vehicles, for use in Hong Kong. / You will use or cause to be used a NRMM in a specified activity/location (including airport's restricted area, port facilities, construction sites and designated waste disposal facilities).
Last Review Date : 26 February 2016