The CIES is a migration scheme introduced by the Government of the Hong Kong SAR in 2003 to facilitate the entry for residence by capital investment entrants who need not to be engaged in business operation. The scheme enables eligible persons migrate to Hong Kong by investing not less than HKD10,000,000 in Permissible Investment Assets. After fulfilling the Portfolio Maintenance Requirements and seven years of continuous ordinary residence in Hong Kong, the entrants and their dependents may apply to become permanent residence of Hong Kong.
The information provided is intended as a general guide for reference. For more information, please visit Hong Kong SAR Government Immigration Department website at www.immd.gov.hk//ehtml/hkvisas_13.htm or call HSBC Broking Services (Asia) Limited at 2521 1661.