For goods manufactured or developed in Hong Kong, producer or trader can apply for a Made in Hong Kong Mark License (License) if and only if it holds one of the following certificates of Hong Kong origin issued by a Government-approved certification body or an organisation recognized by the Hong Kong Brand Development Council:
The Government-approved certification bodies include the Trade and Industry Department of HKSAR Government or one of the five Government Approved Certification Organisations (GACOs), namely, the Chinese Manufacturers’ Association of Hong Kong, Chinese General Chamber of Commerce, Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce, Federation of Hong Kong Industries, and Indian Chamber of Commerce Hong Kong.
The Document of Hong Kong Origin-Domestic Sales (DO) is issued by the Chinese Manufacturers’ Association of Hong Kong specially for goods destined for Hong Kong’s local market.
The applicant should file application by each consignment or pursuant to the quantification methods specified by the Organiser or Issuing Organisations. After reviewing and verifying the information submitted by the applicant, the Issuing Organisation will decide on the issue of a one-off License according to the “Regulations Governing the Made in Hong Kong Mark Scheme”.
In usual cases, the application will be processed within two working days after the necessary documents have been submitted.
Whenever necessary, the Organiser and the Issuing Organisation may require the applicant to produce the original copy of the certificate of origin or make enquiry with related organizations; and it has the right to dispatch staff to conduct On-site Assessment.
License amendment will be treated as issuing a new license, applicants should file in new application and pay the administrative fees accordingly.
For detailed information related to the application for Made in Hong Kong Mark, one can contact any of the service centers of the Issuing Organisaiton.
Central Head Office
CMA Building, 64-66 Connaught Road Central, Hong Kong
Tel ： 2542 8613
Fax ： 2544 2406
Email ： email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Mongkok Office (MK MTR Exit E1)
Room 1911, 655 Nathan Road, Mongkok, Kowloon.
Tel ： 2393 2189
Fax ： 2789 1869
Email ： email@example.com
Kwun Tong Office (KT MTR Exit B3)
Room 6, 23/F, Futura Plaza, 111-113 How Ming Street, Kwun Tong, Kowloon
Tel ： 2344 3380
Fax ： 2790 4850
Email ： firstname.lastname@example.org