Application Form (Print Version):
Eligibility of membership:
Applicant must be:
- Permanent resident of the HKSAR
- Aged 18-45
- Young entrepreneur (Please refer to the following criteria set by the board).
The criteria include:
- The applicant has started, owned and been involved in operating a real business for no less than 6 months within the last 2 years (calculated from the time when application was submitted). Supporting documents will be required for verification.
- Recipient of an award in one of the following entrepreneurship competitions or the applicant is the participant in one of the following entrepreneurship programs:
– Microfinance scheme under support of the YBHK
– The HSBC Youth Business Awards
– Entrepreneurs that have set up their business at the Qianhai Shenzhen- Hong Kong Youth Innovation and Entrepreneur Hub via YBHK
- Receive regular HKGCYE, YBHK and other startup related news
- Invitation to members’ gathering
- Invitation to HKGCYE’s talks and seminars at the membership price
- Invitation to attend mainland China or overseas entrepreneurship exchange programs at the membership price
- Other members’ benefits
- First time membership fee is HKD $2,000. The membership is renewed on an annual basis. Membership renewal fee is $500* (The membership renewal fee for 2019 is waived for all members and membership is extended to 31 March 2020)
- HKGCYE reserves the rights and decisions on all membership fee and renewal fee; no refund will be offered for membership withdrawal or suspension.
- Applicants must submit the following documents. Please ensure that the information provided is accurate. The Chamber will not handle incomplete or inaccurate applications.
- Completed application form
- Copy of HKID
- Business Registration of the company that the applicant is currently operating
- Please submit the above documents email to firstname.lastname@example.org (Membership fee can be paid in person or via mail in cheque to the Secretariat of HKGCYE. The address is 香港黃竹坑道33-35號創協坊11樓B-E室香港青年創業家總商會秘書處 (Please put the header of the cheque as “Hong Kong General Chamber of Young Entrepreneurs Limited” 支票抬頭為 “香港青年創業家總商會有限公司”)
- The Chamber will communicate application results via email when a complete set of application has been submitted
- Membership is non transferable
- The decision of the The Hong Kong General Chamber of Young Entrepreneurs on any application is final
Members’ information update
Please email the Secretariat for any update of personal particulars or business information
Termination of membership
The Chamber reserves the right to terminate the membership without prior notice if any of the following situations occurs:
- Provision of false information
- Incorrect use of membership or transfer of membership to a third party
- Intentional disruption of the Chamber’s operations
- Use of the Chamber to conduct illegal activities
Personal information collection statement:
1.1 All documents submitted will only be used for the purposes of the Chamber’s and the YBHK’s communications, operations and management and will not be returned. If members cannot provide timely updates of their information, the Chamber and YBHK may not provide relevant service to the member and this may lead to termination of membership.
1.2 According to the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (Cap. 18, 22 and Appendix 1 point 6) of the Laws of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, a member has the right to review and correct personal particulars in the application form.