ATA Carnet
Temporary Admission of Goods
without Duties and Taxes

ATA Carnet is an international customs document that permits Carnet holders to temporarily import goods without paying import taxes and duties. It is similar to a travel passport for goods. The Chamber is the sole guaranteeing and issuing body for Carnets in Hong Kong.

Why use a Carnet?
- Simplify and expedite customs formalities
- Reduce customs clearance time
- Remove the need to post customs bonds or pay duty at importations
- Accepted for multiple countries and multiple visits

Carnet (1) General Merchandise

- Commercial Samples
- Professional Equipment
- Goods for use in exhibitions and fairs

Carnet (2) Self-drive to Guangdong Province

It is also called Ad hoc Quotas for Cross Boundary Private Cars , which is required by The General Administration of Customs of China for private cars driving into Guangdong Province
Terms and Condition
Certification of Documents
HKGCC's Commercial Document Service allows users to prepare and check their Commercial applications over the Internet. The Service also provides companies with pre-lodgement checking to reduce travelling time spent on making corrections. Users can also access their past application records, Payment statement and the latest news on certification via this site

Counter Lodging
After online submission, users have to bring the following for counter lodgement:
1. Print and fill in 'Application and Declaration Form'
2. Submit a photocopy of business registration certificate
3. Document to be certified in two copies (one copy will be kept in Chamber)
4. Supporting documents (if required):

Document may be issued or deferred for amendment upon further examination on submitted documents. Provided there is no complication on the submitted documents, certified commercial document will be issued at the counter in 4 hours.

- Please provide a photo copy of the business registration for verification.
- The Chamber has the rights to verify the submitted documents and request any supporting documents from applicant as required.
- The Chamber neither assumes not accepts liability for any loss or damage resulting from the commercial certification.
- The Chamber may, without assigning any reason, refuse to accept any application.
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