Electronic Cheque(e-Cheque)
Last updated: 27 December 2018

The electronic cheque (e-Cheque) is an electronic counterpart of the paper cheque and turns the cheque writing and deposit processes completely online, with a number of new strengths: no need for physical delivery and presentment, more stringent security features, a high level of system automation, and more environmentally friendly.

Following the launch of e-Cheque service in Hong Kong on 7 December 2015, the cross-boundary e-Cheque service has been introduced on 20 July 2016. Bank customers in Hong Kong can issue HK Dollar, US Dollar and RMB e-Cheques and deposit online with banks in Hong Kong, Guangzhou or Shenzhen.

For more information, please refer to the e-brochures below. Bank customers are encouraged to contact their banks directly for details of e-Cheque service.

General information on e-Cheque Service in Hong Kong

e-Cheque Poster

e-Cheque e-Brochure

Cross-boundary e-Cheque service between Hong Kong and Guangdong Province (including Shenzhen)


Announcement of Public Interests (API)

 2-minute Video Demo

(i)     Introduction and benefits of e-Cheque

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(ii)    How to issue e-Cheque?

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(iii)   How to deposit e-Cheque?

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(iv)   Smart tips to use e-Cheque

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Radio API
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