Defacto Spouse Visas

Arrangements for Accompanying Family Members

Visa Overview

Dependant Visas will only be granted to legally married heterosexual spouses.

Unlike many jurisdictions, Hong Kong does not recognize unmarried partners as dependants.

However, there is one way you can bring your ‘common law’ spouse into Hong Kong.

The Visa Information document will give you more detailed information. You can then learn how to Prepare Your Case.

To assist you, a Document Check List is provided along with a Podcast Discussion of the reasons for the documents requested.

Moreover, we have included suitable Application Templates, together with the Application Forms and a useful Video Guide to help you complete those forms.

This section will show you How To Apply.

If you’re looking to extend your Defacto spouse visa, download our helpful Visa Extension Kit here.

Finally, you may find this Podcast Discussion useful in assessing your case.

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