Providing various broadcasting
or telecommunications carrier services in Hong Kong
is subject to special licensing and control.
Businesses that need to obtain telecommunications licenses in Hong Kong need to apply for the appropriate permits with the Hong Kong Communications Authority.
Company formation in Hong Kong
is an easy procedure that includes both the registration of the business and obtaining special permits and licenses according to the business form or activity.
Types of telecommunication licenses in Hong Kong
Telecommunications licenses in Hong Kong
can be divided into broadcasting licenses
and telecommunications licenses
. The first are a separate category and one of our agents who specialize in company registration in Hong Kong
can give you specific details on the requirements for broadcasters, both for television
and for radio/sound broadcasting purposes
Telecommunications licenses in Hong Kong are issues for the following categories:
- wireless internet of things;
- public radiocommunications;
- class licenses
- services-based operators;
- other categories including those for radiocommunications schools, experimental ratio stations or amateur stations, ship stations, aeronautical or aircraft stations or radiocommunication services for taxis in Hong Kong.
Once they decide to open a Hong Kong company
that provides some or one of these services, entrepreneurs are required to find the specific category of license they need to apply for.
Applying for telecommunication licenses in Hong Kong
Applications for telecommunications licenses
are submitted with the Hong Kong Communications Authority
and the needed application form will differ according to the type of license. For carrier services, a distinction is made between unified carriers, fixed and mobile ones.
The validity period of the licenses is established by the Communications Authority, pursuant to the Telecommunications Ordinance. Some licenses are valid for one year after their issue date and can be renewed.
Our agents who specialize in Hong Kong company formation
can give you specific details according to the type of telecommunications license you need to apply for.
for assistance in obtaining special permits and licenses for your Hong Kong company.