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The Innovation and Technology Commission is now inviting accredited testing and certification (T&C) organisations to join HKCTC in the Spielwarenmesse International Toy Fair (31 January – 4 February 2018) to promote Hong Kong T&C services. Please refer to this link for details.
The Council and the Standards and Calibration Laboratory will co-organise a Metrology Symposium 2017 on 27 Oct 2017 (Friday). Practitioners and stakeholders of the testing and certification industry and public sector, as well as interested members of the public are invited to enrol on or before 17 Oct 2017. (Details)
Implementation Guide of the CEPA Agreement on Trade in Services announced
The Implementation Guide of the CEPA Agreement on Trade in Services (the Agreement) has been announced with respect to the new testing and certification-related liberalisation measure covered in the Agreement. A set of FAQs is also available. (Details)
The first “HKCTC Newsletter” has been issued. Please click the link to download and read the Newsletter.
CEPA Agreement on Economic and Technical Cooperation
The CEPA Agreement on Economic and Technical Cooperation was signed on 28 June 2017, with the aim to enhance the level of economic and technical exchanges and cooperation between Mainland and Hong Kong. Four articles are related to testing and certification (T&C). A set of FAQs is also available for the new article related to designated certification bodies under CCC. (Details)
Report of the Hong Kong Council for Testing and Certification 2016-17
Report of the Hong Kong Council for Testing and Certification 2016-17 has been uploaded for information, please refer to details.
Statistics of the testing and certification activities in Hong Kong 2015
Statistics of the testing and certification activities in Hong Kong in 2015 have been uploaded, please refer to details.
Internship opportunities for students in Summer 2017
Internship opportunities for Summer 2017 offered by certain accredited testing laboratories as well as accredited certification and inspection bodies in Hong Kong are now available. Students interested please refer to details.
Teaching Kit on Chemical Testing for New Senior Secondary Curriculum
The Innovation and Technology Commission and the Council have commissioned Hong Kong Baptist University to develop a teaching kit for use by senior secondary Chemistry teachers. (Details)
Implementation details for "Nil Waiver Fee" for Testing Laboratories Operating in Industrial Buildings announced
The government announced the implementation of the "nil waiver fee" measure to facilitate the operation of testing and calibration laboratories in industrial buildings. Please click the link for details.
The relevant summary and Q&As on our website have been updated. (Details)
Information about Hong Kong Council for Testing and Certification (HKCTC) and the testing and certification industry