Organization : Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
Facility : Voter Registration Online
Location : Hong Kong
Country : China
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Hong Kong Voter Registration
Geographical Constituency :
You are eligible to be registered as an elector in a geographical constituency if :
(a) you are a permanent resident of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region as defined by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Passports Ordinance (Cap. 539); and
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(b) you ordinarily reside in Hong Kong; and
(c) you have reached 18 years of age or will reach 18 years of age on or before 25 September (for District Council Election year) OR 25 July (for Non District Council Election year) next following your application for registration; and
(d) you hold an identity document, e.g. a Hong Kong permanent identity card; and
(e) you are not subject to any disqualification from registration.
For enquiries on permanent resident status, please call the Immigration Department hotline: 2824 6111
Generally, persons who are disqualified from registration include persons who :
(a) are found under the Mental Health Ordinance (Cap. 136) to be incapable, by reason of mental incapacity, of managing and administering their property and affairs;
(b) are members of any armed forces.
How do I register?
You can register as a geographical constituency elector by one of the following means :
* Online via the Voter Registration Application on GovHK if you have a valid digital certificate issued by Hongkong Post or Digi-Sign Certification Services Limited (please click here for details); or
* By filling out an application form which is obtainable:
– by downloading from this website (voterregistration.gov.hk);
– by fax through calling the hotline on 2891 1001 and
– at District Offices, management offices of public housing estates and the Registration and Electoral Office.
Addresses of the Registration and Electoral Office :
10/F Harbour Centre
25 Harbour Road
13/F Kowloonbay International Trade & Exhibition Centre
1 Trademart Drive
After completing and signing the voter registration form, you may submit the form by post, fax(fax number: 2891 1180) or email (email address: firstname.lastname@example.org) to Registration and Electoral Office
Personal Information Collection Statement
Purpose of Collection :
The personal data and other related information provided by you by means of this application form will be used by the Registration and Electoral Office for voter registration and election-related purposes. The provision of personal data and other related information by means of this application form is voluntary. However, if you do not provide adequate and accurate data we may not be able to process your application for registration as an elector. If the Electoral Registration Officer has determined that you are eligible to be registered as an elector, your name and residential address will be compiled in a register and made available for public inspection.
Any person who uses the personal data provided in this form without the express consent of the data subject for any purpose other than the purposes stated above may contravene the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (Cap. 486).
Transfer of Information :
Where necessary, the information provided by you may also be provided to other authorized departments / organizations / persons for the purposes of voter registration and election under relevant Ordinances and/or subsidiary legislations and all purposes related thereto.
Access to Personal Data and Enquiry :
You have a right to request access to, and to request the correction of, the personal data and other related information you supplied in accordance with the provisions of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (Cap. 486). Such requests and enquiries should be made in writing to the Electoral Registration Officer at 10th Floor, Harbour Centre, 25 Harbour Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong.
Reminder: Please avoid starting more than 1 application at the same time.
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