Once you have achieved 7 years continuous ordinary residence in Hong Kong, your long stay immigration options open up considerably…
My current working visa is due to expire at the end of September, (previously I was given an extension of 3 years in 2010), this I assume was so that I would be valid for PR, (as I have been here for over 7 years now).
My question is should I seek PR and/or can I just continue to add an extension to my working visa if I don’t want PR?
In addition, for either of these cases, do I have to always change/add my wife’s and 2 children’s passports visa extension to reflect these changes, (my wife would have been here for 6 years and my kids were born here in 2008 and 2011 (do they also become PR’s on the back of me?)
More Stuff to Help You Along
How does Hong Kong right of abode downgrade to the right to land materialize and what are the immigration implications of this?
I worked in Hong Kong for 4 years – then left for 2 – and have a valid visa in my passport – can I still work & then apply for the right of abode?
Will I still qualify for the right of abode if I worked temporarily in Macau yet lived in Hong Kong for the full 7 years?
Does my child get the right of abode if she wasn’t born in Hong Kong but I have the right to land?
Strategy on how to craft an argument to appeal a refused Hong Kong right of abode application
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