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country code (HK)999077
country Hong Kong
Dispute polices UDRP
registrant restrictions yes


TLD rating

Registry economics by DI

total registered domains
total TLD value $0
total TLD value rank
total yearly TLD revenue
expected growth next 12 months N/A
GDP/domain N/A
GDP/domain rank
domain/inhabitant N/A
domain/inhabitant rank 4878713
broadband users in .hk N/A
broadband user/domain N/A

General TLD information

introduced 1990
TLD type ccTLD
status Active
registry Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Ltd.
sponsor Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Ltd.


Domain name restrictions, second-level registrations open to all Generic '.hk' domain categories; Specific third-level registrations require identity documents depending on varying rules for each sector.

Currently suggested registrars

registrar 1 EuroDNS
registrar 2 Instra Corporation Pty Ltd
registrar 3 AsiaRegister, Inc.

Trademark information

Trademarks are assigned through the Intellectual Property Department under the supervision of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. Hong Kong is not a member of the Madrid Protocol. A trademark is valid for 10 years and may be renewed for further periods of 10 years each.

Currently suggested trademarks lawyers

lawyer 1
lawyer 2

Official TLD logo

.hk index

.hk registration stats

Country information

country Hong Kong
official language Chinese, English
recognized languages
government Quasi-presidential autonomous region with limited suffrage
legislature Legislative Council
EU accession
area 1,104 km2
are rank 179th
population 7055071
population rank 100th
population density 6480[8]/km2
population density rank 4th

Economy and development

GDP 2010 estimate $322.486 billion
GDP per capita 45277
gini (2005) 43.4
HDI (2010) 0.862 very high
HDI rank 21st
currency Hong Kong dollar (HKD)
time zone HKT (UTC+8)
drives on the left
calling code +852