Companies are eligible to apply for a Neat Account if they meet the conditions below:
The following types of business:
Sole proprietors in Hong Kong only; and
Partnerships in Hong Kong only
Nationality and place of residence of Director(s)’, Shareholder(s)’*, and Account User(s)’ are in one of the following countries/ regions.
Not involved in any of these industries
We cannot offer an account for the below:
Businesses whose corporate shareholding involves bearer shares
Charities, that are unregulated in the country in which they operate
Investment holding companies
Non-governmental organisations (NGO’s)
Unregulated businesses operating within an industry which requires a license
It is not necessary for directors and shareholders to:
Be a Hong Kong resident
Have a Hong Kong ID
Be physically present in Hong Kong for account opening, the application is done online.