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Registration for Automated Passenger Clearance System (e-Channel) for Non-residents
  Introduction (Service Coverage)
After successful completion of the registration for the Automated Passenger Clearance System, the registered travel document entitles the following persons to use the e-channels at the Border Gate, Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal, Taipa Ferry Terminal, Airport and Cotai checkpoints for immigration clearance.
  Registration Location and Time
Registration Location Registration Time
Border Gate Checkpoint (Arrival Hall) 10:00 – 19:00
Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge Checkpoint (Hong Kong – Macau Arrival Hall)
Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal Checkpoint (Arrival Hall)
Taipa Ferry Terminal Checkpoint (Arrival Hall)
Airport Checkpoint (Arrival Hall)
Immigration Building of the Public Security Police Force 9:00 – 17:00
(no lunch break but closed on Sat, Sun and government holidays)
  Enquiry Methods
  In person:
Immigration Building of the Public Security Police Force, Travessa Um do Cais de Pac On, Taipa, Macao
  Tel: (853) 2872 5488
  Fax: (853) 8897 0300
Registration for e-Channel for 'Non-resident Workers and their Dependants/Holders of "Special Stay Permit"/ Non-resident Students' Registration for e-Channel for 'Hong Kong Residents' Registration for e-Channel for 'Residents of Mainland China' Registration for e-Channel for 'Foreign residents'
  Transactional Category
  Target Groups and Application Eligibility
Australian residents or Korean residents aged 11 or above
  Required Documents
Applicants are required to approach the designated registration locations with their Australian passport or Korean passport for registration.
Australian residents or Korean residents can still use the conventional channels for immigration clearance no matter their fingerprint templates have been captured or not in the registration process.
Minors aged 11 to 17 are required to be accompanied by a parent or guardian, and produce the birth certificate of the applicant and the identification document of the accompanying parent or guardian for registration. (If accompanied by a guardian, the proof of legal relationship should also be provided.)
  Charge (or Tax)
  Free of charge
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Last revision date: 8/4/2019