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This web site is produced and maintained by the Hong Kong Council for Testing and Certification (HKCTC), the Innovation and Technology Commission (the Commission) of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government of the People's Republic of China.

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Copyright Notice

The content available on this website, including but not limited to all text, graphics, drawings, diagrams, photographs and compilation of data or other materials are protected by copyright. The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region is the owner of all copyright works contained in this website. The information or part of it may be re-disseminated or reproduced, provided the source of the information is acknowledged and that the re-dissemination or reproduction is for a non-commercial purpose.


Although extreme care has been taken to ensure that the information provided on our website is accurate and up-to-date, the HKCTC does not warrant that all information or any part thereof provided is accurate in all respects. The HKCTC shall not be held liable for any loss or damage suffered as a result of any use or reliance on any of the information provided in its website.

Privacy Policy Statement

The HKCTC is committed to ensuring that all personal data are handled in accordance with the provisions of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance. The Commission sets procedures to ensure good practices within the Commission on the acquisition, collection, recording, storage, disclosure, correction, erasure and communication of personal data kept by the Commission on its employees and members of the public. The Commission's policy and general practices are summarized as follows:

  • to collect adequate, but not excessive, personal data by lawful and fair means only for lawful purposes directly related to the functions or activities of this Commission;
  • to take all reasonably practicable steps to ensure that the personal data collected or retained are accurate, having regard to the purposes for which they are to be used;
  • to take all reasonably practicable steps to ensure that a person can be informed of the kinds of personal data that the Commission holds, the purposes for which the data are to be used, whether the person is obliged to supply the data, and the consequences of not supplying the data;
  • to erase personal data which are no longer necessary for the purposes for which they are to be used;
  • to use the personal data collected only for purposes or directly related purposes for which the data were to be used at the time of collection, unless the individual concerned has given prior consent for a change of use or such use is permitted by law;
  • to take all reasonably practicable steps to ensure that personal data held are protected against unauthorised or accidental access, processing, erasure or other use; and
  • to allow persons to access and correct personal data of which they are the data subjects and process any such access/correction requests in a manner permitted or required by law. Photocopies of the data requested will only be provided upon payment of charges. The requester will be advised in advance of the charges.

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Web Accessibility Conformance

We are committed to ensuring that our website conforms to the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 Level AA requirements to the maximum extent possible. However, as our website contains considerable multi-media contents from third parties, it is not possible to incorporate all Level AA accessibility requirements in all of them. Nonetheless, the multi-media contents are so located as not to affect the accessibility of significant contents in our website. Should you have any enquires or comments on its accessibility, please contact us by phone or email.

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