Waiver of 12-month Vehicle Licence Fee for Commercial Vehicles

Starting from 30 December 2021 to 29 December 2022 (both dates inclusive), all Goods Vehicles, Special Purpose Vehicles, Trailers, Taxis, Non-Franchised Public Buses, Private Buses, Public Light Buses, Private Light Buses and Hire Cars will enjoy the vehicle licence fee waiver subject to a maximum of 12 months. Levies collected for the Traffic Accident Victims Assistance Fund and/ or additional fees charged for the unlicensed period will not be waived.
  Waiver of 12-month Vehicle Licence Fee for Commercial Vehicles

Inclusion of encrypted QR code on Vehicle Licence

Starting from 20 April 2020, the Transport Department (TD) will print a system encrypted QR code on newly issued vehicle licence. The above measure facilitates the implementation of the e-Ticketing Pilot Scheme by the Hong Kong Police Force (HKPF) (Please refer to the press release issued by HKPF on 12 March 2020 https://www.info.gov.hk/gia/general/202003/12/P2020031200543.htm for details). For enquiry about the QR code on vehicle licence, please contact Licensing Office of the TD at 2804 2564.


Electronic Services  Requirement of Proof of Address

Requirement Relating to Signature and Chop on Vehicle Registration Document

How to Apply for Vehicle Licences

To apply for vehicle licences, you must, first of all, complete the relevant application forms which can be obtained on the Internet. Download forms

The application forms are also available at the enquiry counter of any of the Licensing Offices of Transport Department, the Home Affairs Department Public Enquiry Service Centres, Post Offices and through the 24-hour Enquiry Hotline (852) 2804 2600 to obtain a fax copy.

After you have completed the application form, forward it, together with relevant supporting documents and the appropriate fee, either in person or by post as appropriate, to the licensing offices concerned.

General Information


What You Should Note (Details)

Online Application

You can now access the following licensing services through GovHK (web site www.gov.hk):


Postal Application

Some applications associated with vehicle and driver licensing can be submitted by post. Please refer to the link below if you wish to submit your application by post:

How to Apply for Vehicle and Driver Licensing Documents by Post

Appointment Booking Service

You may choose to make an appointment for renewal of vehicle licence. You may call the 24-hour Interactive Voice Response System of the Appointment Booking Service at 3763 8080 or logging on the GovHK to make an appointment free of charge. Having an appointment, you or your agent can renew your vehicle licence at the designated counter of the selected Licensing Office with the completed application form and required documents during the appointed timeslot.

Online appointment booking for vehicle licence renewal