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Vision & Mission

HKIRC is committed to serve the Internet community of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, as well as the global Internet community, in relation to the administration of domain names under the .hk and .香港 country-code top-level domains. 


Our Vision


.hk and .香港 are the most preferred top-level domains and the brand identity for Hong Kong residents, companies and organizations. In addition, Hong Kong is a leading city in inclusive, secure, innovative and international Internet and e-Commerce centre.


Our Mission


HKIRC is a not-for-profit organization that is committed to providing, and supervising the provision of .hk and .香港 Internet domain names registration, resolution and related services in an uninterrupted, effective, customer-centric and sustainable manner. In addition, HKIRC promotes Hong Kong as an inclusive, secure, innovative and international city for the Internet and encourages the use of Internet and the related technologies.




Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of the HKSAR


Memorandum of Understanding (dated 17 March 2010)
Designation Agreement (dated 17 March 2010)
Memorandum of Understanding (dated 22 April 2002, superseded)


*Chinese translation (中文譯本) of DA and MOU are for reference only. If there are discrepancies between the Chinese and English versions, the clauses in the English version shall prevail.


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Strategic Plan 2021-23