HKLII Migration Notice

[HKLII Migration Notice]

The Hong Kong Legal Information Institute (HKLII) is a free access legal information system developed and jointly operated by HKU Faculty of Law and the Department of Computer Science.

Since 2002, we have been providing free access to primary legal materials from HK by use of technology; now all laws and regulations, judgments of courts and tribunals from as early as 1946 to the present day can be accessed online by the public.

We started in 2020 redeveloping the 20-year-old website to modernise the interface and add more functionalities to enhance users’ legal research experience. You may now access the upgraded version of HKLII via while the older version remains in service (

We will continue to make law publicly accessible and hope you may support our “Free Access to Law Movement: HKLII 2023” campaign (