Exempt Persons

The following are exempt persons who are not required to join an MPF scheme:

  • domestic employees;
  • self-employed hawkers;
  • people covered by statutory pension or provident fund schemes, such as civil servants and subsidized or grant school teachers;
  • members of occupational retirement schemes which are granted MPF exemption certificates;
  • people from overseas who enter Hong Kong for employment for not more than 13 months, or who are covered by overseas retirement schemes; and
  • employees of the European Union Office of the European Commission in Hong Kong.

Last Revision Date: 06/07/2015