ARANGEMENT OF PROVISIONS
View changes made to the law from its inception to the present day with fully comprehensive and consolidated legislation dating back to 1997.
A special feature highlights where sections of ordinances or subsidiary legislation have important status to be aware of:
- Amendments pending
NEW BROWSE FUNCTIONALITY
You can browse ordinances and subsidiary legislation by chapter number or by title.
FULL TEXT PDF COPIES
Full text PDF versions of all legislation in English and Chinese are available to download, exactly as available from the Government of the Hong Kong SAR.
Sections can be downloaded individually or as part of a combined document.
Gain a faster understanding of legislation with clear icons displayed at the top of the document, showing:
- Where the provision has been omitted
- Where the provision has amendments pending
- Where the provision has been repealed
A full chronology of legislation versions from 1997 to present with dates of change indicated.
POINT IN TIME SEARCHING
You can time travel by conducting a 'Point in Time' search. Simply select a document and enter a date of your choice and the service will retrieve the law as it stood on that date.
(Available for Hong Kong from 1997 and UK content from 1991 for Acts and 1948 for Statutory Instruments)