The Office of the Licensing Authority under the Home Affairs Department is responsible for administering the Miscellaneous Licences Ordinance (Cap.114), Gambling Ordinance (Cap.148), Hotel and Guesthouse Accommodation Ordinance (Cap.349), Clubs (Safety of Premises) Ordinance (Cap.376), Amusement Game Centres Ordinance (Cap.435), Bedspace Apartments Ordinance (Cap.447) and Karaoke Establishments Ordinance (Cap.573).

For comments on our service, general enquiries and report on illegal operations, please contact us by the following ways –

Telephone No. Fax No. Address
Enquiries about licensing of hotels and guesthouse, bedspace apartments, karaoke establishments and clubs (852) 2881 7034 (852) 2894 8343 10th Floor, Cityplaza 3,14 Taikoo Wan Road,Taikoo Shing,Hong Kong
Report on illegal operations of hotels and guesthouse, bedspace apartments, karaoke establishments and clubs (852) 2881 7498 (852) 2504 5805
Enquiries about amusement game centre licence and amusements with prizes licence (852) 2116 5230 (852) 2511 3860
Enquiries about lottery licence (852) 2117 3916/
(852) 2117 3798
Enquiries about mahjong/tin kau licence (852) 2117 3798
Enquiries about public dance hall licence and tombola licence (852) 2117 3982
Enquiries about Trade Promotion Competition Licence (852) 2117 3916/
(852) 2117 3798

Homepage: www.hadla.gov.hk
E-mail: hadlaenq@had.gov.hk

Other information

The ICAC’s Integrity and Corruption Prevention Guide on Managing Relationship with Public Servants and related documents –

Letter from ICAC to Business Operators in the Private Sector (dated March 2016)

Integrity and Corruption Prevention Guide on Managing Relationship with Public Servants

Integrity and Corruption Prevention Guide on Managing Relationship with Public Servants (Quick Starter Guide)

Corruption Prevention Advisory Service Request Form