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Living in Hong Kong

Explore our resources to support you as you start your new life in Hong Kong

Easy, everyday banking

  • Bank the way you want
    With an HSBC account, you can manage your money 24/7 online and in mobile banking, set up bill payments and make contactless payments with a debit card.
  • Enjoy banking privileges worldwide
    Get everything you need to manage your money across borders. And with HSBC Premier, you and your family can enjoy the same privileges in Hong Kong and overseas.
  • Send money around the world
    Use mobile banking, online banking, phone banking or visit a branch to easily send money out of Hong Kong. You can transfer to over 200 countries and territories in more than 40 different currencies. Limits and fees apply.1
  • Access exclusive offers
    With some of our accounts, you can access worldwide offers and discounts on dining, travel, shopping and more.

Making the most of living in Hong Kong


This guide gives you essential info you need for a successful start to life in Hong Kong.

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Stay up to date with changes to work visas in Hong Kong and other markets.

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Sending money abroad? Here's a checklist for a worry-free money transfer experience every time.


Changing your spending habits can improve your finances and help you achieve financial wellbeing.

Start with an HSBC Hong Kong account

If you've just arrived in Hong Kong, compare some of our most popular all-in-one accounts and FX services to find the right one for you.


With just one account, you could shop, spend and save in 12 major currencies, invest, and make Time Deposits.


Unlock the benefits of personalised wealth management services and comprehensive global support.


Manage your savings across different currencies via mobile and online banking and earn interest on your account balance.

Open an account outside Hong Kong

To get the most out of our international services, we can help you open another account in your home country or region - so you can easily manage your money worldwide.

Frequently asked questions

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  1. A handling fee is charged for each outward telegraphic transfer issued. The service fee is waived for each RMB telegraphic transfer issued to HSBC Group/branches in mainland China via HSBC Online Banking. Additional charges may be levied by the bank, other banks and/or overseas banks. HSBC Global Transfers service is free of charge for HSBC One, HSBC Premier, HSBC Premier Elite or HSBC Global Private Banking customers.