Moving to Hong Kong After Divorce. Can My Child Get a Dependent Visa?

So, the situation is this: you are divorced and the child is living with you. You are considering a move to Hong Kong and are applying for an employment visa. Is your child eligible for a dependent visa to come along and stay with you in Hong Kong? The answer is YES. However, you will …

You have the right of abode in China and newly married to a Chinese national. Can she get a dependent visa?

What happens if you have the right of abode in Hong Kong and got married to someone from mainland China. Would they be able to get a dependent visa? Unfortunately – no. Under current immigration policy. Having the right of abode in Hong Kong, means you are treated as a local person. So you will …

Is Your De-facto spouse eligible for a dependent visa?

Let’s say you are in a happy relationship with the love of your life and you have a child together. However you have not yet been officially married. You then decide to follow an opportunity in Hong Kong and have to move there. You get a working visa, but what about your de facto family? …

What Happens To Your Dependent Visa When You Are Getting Divorced?

What happens if you get divorced with the person who is the sponsor of your dependent visa? So you came to Hong Kong with your loved one, have applied and received a dependent visa. But things did not go the way you have planned. And now you are getting a divorce. So what are your …

Expat getting married in Hong Kong? No Problem!

Once we meet that special someone, a lot of us start looking forward to planning a wedding and saying the vows. But before that, there comes the legal issue of registering your love. And if you are an expat, you may find yourself wondering as to how to make it happen in Hong Kong. Actually, …

Found Your Dream Job in Hong Kong? What’s the next step?

So you got that dream job in Hong Kong. Congratulations. This modern vibrant city offers wonderful career opportunities for hardworking professionals like yourself. But before you can embark on this exciting journey, make sure your visa is in order. Here’s what you’ll need to apply for an employment visa in Hong Kong: An application form …

Working Holiday Opportunities for French Nationals in Hong Kong and Hong Kong Citizens in France

  Hong Kong and France have signed a bilateral working holiday scheme agreement to benefit the young people of both places from July 1. So what does it mean for you? It means that young people in Hong Kong and France can gain living and working experience while traveling. Two hundred participants from each side …

Working Holiday Opportunities in Hong Kong for New Zealanders

The Hong Kong/New Zealand Working Holiday Scheme was established on 1 April 2001 with both sides providing an annual quota of 400. Successful applicants will be issued a Working Holiday Visa. During your 12-month stay, you can take up short-term employment of not more than three months with any one single employer and can also …