List of Mutual Legal Assistance Agreements
(Legislative References)

(As at 21.11.2018)

The texts below are in HTML format.

Countries
Date of Entry
into Force
Texts
Order
[Annexing Text]
Australia 6.11.1999 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Australia) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Belgium 1.12.2006 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Belgium) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Canada 1.3.2002 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Canada) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Czech Republic 13.2.2015 HTML (Eng.) >Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Czech Republic) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Denmark 21.10.2005 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Denmark) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Finland 19.2.2012 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Finland) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
France 29.9.1999 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (France) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Germany 11.4.2009 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Germany) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
India 11.6.2011 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (India) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Indonesia 22.6.2012 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Indonesia) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Ireland 6.1.2011 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Ireland) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Israel 28.12.2006 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Israel) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Italy 14.8.2010 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Italy) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Japan 24.9.2009 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Japan) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Korea, R.O. 25.2.2000 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (South Korea) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Malaysia 1.2.2008 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Malaysia) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Netherlands 1.12.2003 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Netherlands) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
New Zealand 2.3.1999 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (New Zealand) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Philippines 24.3.2004 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Philippines) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Poland 28.2.2007 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Poland) Order :Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Portugal 7.11.2004 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Portugal) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Singapore 14.7.2004 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Singapore) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
South Africa 2.12.2011 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (South Africa) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Spain 20.7.2014 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Spain) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Sri Lanka 19.2.2011 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Sri Lanka) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Sweden 21.11.2018 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Sweden) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Switzerland 16.10.2002 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Switzerland) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
Ukraine 3.7.2004 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (Ukraine) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
United Kingdom 9.2.2002 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (United Kingdom) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
United States of America 21.1.2000 HTML (Eng.) Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters (United States of America) Order : Cap. 525 Laws of Hong Kong
   
All Chinese and English texts are equally authentic.
Note : Agreements have been signed (but have not yet come into force) with the following countries : Argentina and Mongolia.
  For information of obtaining assistance from HKSAR in criminal cases, please refer to Guidelines for making applications under the Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Ordinance (Chapter 525, Laws of Hong Kong) and Guide to Asset Recovery in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.
 

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