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Any persons who wish to import, export, supply, procure, deal in or with, possess or manufacture controlled chemicals are required to apply for the following types of licence, permit, authorization, storage approval where appropriate:

TypeApplication Form No.Supporting DocumentsLicence Fee
Application for Licence CED 359 (Opens a new window) Online Form
  • Business Registration Certificate
  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Tenancy Agreement, etc.,
$1,530.00 / year
to be renewed annually
Authorization to Import or Export Controlled Chemicals By online application:

Applicant can apply for Authorization to Import or Export Controlled Chemicals through the Trade Single Window (Opens a new window) .

By paper application:

Applicant can complete the application form below.
CED 312 (Opens a new window) (Import) or
CED 313 (Opens a new window) (Export)
  • Invoice;
  • Shipping Order;
  • Air Waybill / Bill of Lading;
  • Contract of Sales;
  • Letter from importer to state the purpose of import;
  • Import Authorization issued by receiving country, etc.,
Free of Charge
Permit to Remove Controlled Chemicals in Transhipment By online application:

Applicant can apply for Permit to Remove Controlled Chemicals in Transhipment through the Trade Single Window (Opens a new window) .

By paper application:

Applicant can complete the application form below.
CED 347 (Opens a new window)
  • Valid Business Registration Certificate^;
  • Current Telephone Bill^;
  • Air Waybill / Bill of Lading;
  • Shipping Order;
  • Invoice;
  • Contract of Sales;
  • Letter from importer to state the purpose of import;
  • Import Authorization issued by receiving country, etc.
Applicant does not need to submit BRC or telephone bill for new permit application if those 2 documents (which are still valid^ ) were submitted in previous C&ED application in relation to control chemicals.
$950.00/permit
Application for Approval of the Commissioner of Customs & Excise for premises and containers in which substances specified in Schedule 1 (Opens a new window) or 2 (Opens a new window) the Control of Chemicals Ordinance, Cap. 145, Laws of Hong Kong are stored or kept CED 360 (Opens a new window) /  Online Form
  • Copies of HKID;
  • Business Registration Certificate;
  • Telephone bill etc.,
Free of Charge

 

Application forms shall be sent to:

Customs and Excise Department
Customs Drug Investigation Bureau
Controlled Chemicals and Support Division
3/F., Customs Headquarters Building
222 Java Road, North Point
Hong Kong

Enquiries

Tel : (852) 2541 4383
Fax : (852) 2123 9152
Email :   cedcdibccg@customs.gov.hk

 

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Licence and Permit Application