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Hong Kong civil service examination dates announced

The 2017 Common Recruitment Examination and Basic Law Test will be held in Hong Kong on October 7 and 14, 2017. The application period will be from August 4 to August 17, 2017.

The exams are for those who are interested in applying for civil service posts at a degree or professional level in the Hong Kong SAR Government. Applicants should be permanent residents of Hong Kong at the time of appointment.

To facilitate those candidates who are studying or residing outside of Hong Kong, the exam dates are tentatively December 2, 2017 in seven non-local cities (Beijing, London, San Francisco, New York, Toronto, Vancouver and Sydney). Applications will be called from September 23 to October 6, 2017. Details will be announced later this year.

Interested persons are encouraged to take the CRE and BLT during the final year of their undergraduate studies.

For further eligibility and application information, please visit:


Hong Kong civil service examination dates announced

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