FAQ – Dependant Visa
Yes, depandents of a person admitted for employment can take up employment in Hong Kong. However, this does not apply to dependants of a person admitted to study in Hong Kong, unless with the approval from the Director of Immigration.
Yes, the dependants of a person admitted for employment can take up employment in Hong Kong. That includes admittance as professionals, for investment as entrepreneurs and for training.
The length of stay of a dependant will normally be linked to that of the sponsor. To apply for extension of stay, the applicant must remain an eligible dependent and the sponsor a Hong Kong resident living in Hong Kong.
Persons admitted as dependants who have ordinarily resided in Hong Kong for a continuous period of not less than seven years may apply for the right of abode in Hong Kong.