Updated to reflect changes to reinstatement and re-engagement orders in relation to a dismissed employee.
Updated to take account of the decision of the Court of Final Appeal in relation to the rights of individuals in same-sex relationships to apply for a dependant visa.
Updated to take account of new income tax rates for 2018/19.
Updated with information on the up-to-date number of registered trade unions.
Information on legal service providers for Hong Kong employment law.
Updated to include the compensation rates payable to employees for incapacity due to accidents at work occurring or occupational diseases contracted on or after 1 April 2017.
An employment law guide to employee rights in Hong Kong, covering hours of work, rest breaks and rest periods, Sunday work, holiday and holiday pay, maternity and pregnancy rights, parental and paternity leave, part-time and fixed-term workers, transfers of undertakings, insolvency of employer and data protection.
An employment law guide to contracts of employment in Hong Kong, covering probationary periods, types of contract, statement of terms of employment and variation of contract.
An employment law guide to training and development in Hong Kong, covering apprenticeships and other training schemes.
Useful online resources on employment law in Hong Kong.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to Hong Kong.