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Hong Kong Business Credit Report Services
Creditreform operates a global specialist International Business credit report service. We have local offices and fully approved international risk analysis experts in every country worldwide. This enables us to provide expert up-to-date business credit report information on businesses anywhere in the world.
Main reasons why our business credit reports are so important they enable clients to trade with confidence.
The local International Business Credit Report Partners are able to:
Assess local businesses trading activities.
Update information immediately if there are any changes.
Give accurate feedback based on the local economies.
Communicate effectively with businesses as they share the same time zones.
Herewith details of our business credit reporting service in Hong Kong:
Location of company credit check service office(s) in Hong Kong
Sha Tin, Hong Kong
Number of Hong Kong Business Credit Reporting staff?
Around 8-10 staff
How long have you been operating a Hong Kong business credit reporting service?
Over 10 years
What type of business credit reports do you provide in Hong Kong:
Corporate business credit reports online and offline – Only offline reports
Non limited business credit reports online and offline – Offline reports only
Bespoke investigated business credit reports - Yes
What are the business credit report delivery times in Hong Kong?
Instant Online business credit report - No
Flash business credit report - 3-4 Working Days
Express business credit report – 5-7 Working Days
Normal business credit report – 7-10 Working Days
How many company registries are there in Hong Kong for businesses (i.e. UK has just 1 central registry)?
Companies Registry, 14th floor, High Block, Queensway Government Offices, 66 Queensway, Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Economy:
Currency: Hong Kong dollar
GDP Ranking: 37th
Population: ca 7.5 million
Four Key Industries in Hong Kong are financial services, tourism, trading and logistics, and professional and producer services.
Main Trading Partners of Hong Kong:
Do business credit reports contain negative information?
Yes, the reports include negative information
Do you provide consumer credit reports in Hong Kong?
Available Upon Request
Specialist Debt Recovery Service Hong Kong No Win No Fee
There are many unique requirements to international debt collection services in all countries including Hong Kong debt collection services which differ from the UK debt collection agency services and therefore it is very important that cases are handled directly by our expert Hong Kong debt collection agency and not from debt collectors UK. This method of Hong Kong debt collection sets Creditreform aside from the competition who in many cases will operate an international debt collection service from a UK debt collector only. Using the local Hong Kong debt collection agency enables us to achieve a far greater success rate and our No Win No Fee service together with competitive commission rates against monies recovered only ensures you get the best service.
Creditreform’s debt collection company service also uses expert international tracing agents including Hong Kong skip tracing agent services to locate any absconded debtor. This tracing service is provided on a No Find No Fee basis only charging for a successful trace.
Hong Kong Company Registry Name
Hong Kong Integrated Companies Registry Information System (ICRIS) – Companies Register
Hong Kong Company Registry Address
14th floor, High Block, Queensway Government Offices, 66 Queensway, Hong Kong
Date Company Registry Established in Hong Kong
The Hong Kong Company Register has been online since 2005.
Language(s) of Hong Kong Company Registry
The Hong Kong Company Register is in English & Chinese languages
Number of Company Registries in Hong Kong
1 company register in Hong Kong
Related Associations in Hong Kong
Inland Revenue Department – Business Registration Number Enquiry
Securities and Futures Commission – Public Register of Licensed Persons and Registered Institutions
Can you search companies online for free in Hong Kong?
Yes, you can search for free at Hong Kong Company Registry.
What information can I view for free at Hong Kong Company Registry
Hong Kong Company Number (CR No)
Hong Kong Company Name
Hong Kong Company Type
Hong Kong Date of Incorporation
Hong Kong Status
What information is included in a Hong Kong Company Profile / Extract?
Hong Kong Registration Number (CR No)
Hong Kong Company Name
Hong Kong Company Type
Hong Kong Date of Incorporation
Hong Kong Company Status
Hong Kong Register of Charges
Hong Kong Company Name History
Hong Kong Registered Office Address
Hong Kong Share Capital (Issued and Paid up)
Hong Kong Directors (Name in English and Chinese)
Hong Kong Secretary
Do you need to register / sign up at the Hong Kong Company Registry?
NO (optional registration)
Number of Registered Companies in Hong Kong
Over 2,900,000 companies registered in Hong Kong
How to Register / Incorporate a company in Hong Kong?
You can register a company in Hong Kong through a Hong Kong company formation agent.
Average incorporation fee (private limited) in Hong Kong
EUR 192 average
Minimum share capital (private limited) in Hong Kong
USD 1 is minimum share capital in Hong Kong
What is the Corporate tax rate in Hong Kong?
16.5% is corporate tax rate in Hong Kong
What is the VAT rate payable on sales to local customers in Hong Kong?
There is no VAT rate in Hong Kong
Types of Companies in Hong Kong
Hong Kong Ltd (Limited/有限公司): may denote either a private or public company limited by shares, or a company limited by guarantee. Under the Companies Ordinance, the name of a Hong Kong incorporated company may be registered in English, Chinese, or both.
Hong Kong Unltd or Ultd (Unlimited/無限公司): similar to a limited liability company (Ltd) but whose members or shareholders do not benefit from limited liability should the company ever go into formal liquidation. It is not a requirement under company law to add or state the word or designation Unlimited (無限公司) or its abbreviations (Unltd or Ultd) at the ending of its legal company name, and most unlimited companies do not.
Hong Kong Overseas corporations not registered under the Companies Ordinance as registered non-Hong Kong companies but have charges registered
Hong Kong Limited partnerships registered under the Limited Partnerships Ordinance
Hong Kong Overseas corporations not registered under the Companies Ordinance as registered non-Hong Kong companies but have prospectus registered
List of open-ended fund companies incorporated under the Securities and Futures Ordinance
Hong Kong Registered trustees incorporations registered under the Registered Trustees Incorporation Ordinance
Hong Kong Body corporates formed by special ordinances
Hong Kong Trust companies
Hong Kong Company Documents Available
Hong Kong Company Extract
Hong Kong Certificate of Registration
Hong Kong Annual Return
Other Hong Kong Company Registry Services
Certificate of Continuing Registration
Commemorative Record of Registration
What are the Financial Regulatory Authorities in Hong Kong?
Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA)
Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC)
Hong Kong Insurance Authority (IA)
Hong Kong Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority (MPFA)
What are the Stock Exchanges in Hong Kong?
Hong Kong Stock Exchange (SEK) which was founded in 1891
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEx) which was founded in 2000
Can you order a Hong Kong Apostille Certificate?
Yes, Hong Kong agreed to the 1961 Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalisation for Foreign Public Documents. Therefore, Hong Kong accepts the Apostille Certificate for Hong Kong Company Registry Search Documents in place of any further legalisation process.
Hong Kong signed up to the Hague Convention on 25th April 1965.
Specialist Business Credit Report Experts
There are many unique requirements to providing international business credit reports in all countries including Hong Kong business credit reporting services which differ from Credit Reports UK services. Therefore it is very important that information is obtained directly by our expert international local business credit reporting partners and not from the Credit Report UK services. Our multi lingual local partners are able to provide all business credit reports in English including the bespoke investigated business credit reports.
Hong Kong Company Registry Search
All local Hong Kong Company searches can be under taken via our Hong Kong Company Registry search. Where there is more than one Hong Kong Company Registry an Hong Kong company search will be made via a local Hong Kong company registry search in the city where the company or business is registered. Many Hong Kong company searches can be made on line but in some cases the Hong Kong company search needs to search the local Hong Kong company register in person, post or by email. Creditreform and it’s local company search partners undertake these services on behalf of our international clients.
Hong Kong Company Documents
The Hong Kong Company Registry hold all company documents on record and many of these can be downloaded instantly if you have registered with the Hong Kong company registry. Alternatively you can order Hong Kong company documents, company extracts or any registered document such as the Hong Kong Memorandum of Association via Creditreform. Creditreform’ s local registered agent will then undertake an Hong Kong company search on your behalf and we will forward the results via email.
Hong Kong Certificate of Good Standing
The certificate of Good standing is issued by the local Hong Kong company registry and in many cases can be downloaded by a registered company agent. Besides the Certificate of Good Standing other specific documents can be purchased such as the Hong Kong Certificate of Incorporation or the Hong Kong Memorandum of Association..
Hong Kong Private Investigation Work
There are many reasons for the need to use our Hong Kong private investigator or Hong Kong process server. We partner with fully approved local Hong Kong private detectors who are experts in their field and provide our clients with a fully confidential service including Hong Kong skip tracing and Hong Kong document serving where required.
Hong Kong Company Formations
There are many reasons why our clients need to use our Hong Kong company formation services. Through our fully approved local Hong Kong company registration agent the Hong Kong company incorporation is made as simple as possible. We will undertake all the necessary Hong Kong company searches to ensure the chosen name is available and guide you through the necessary documentation required to incorporate the company required.