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Frozen Deposit Certificate

Whether for travel, immigration or overseas study, we can issue Deposit Certificates to facilitate your visa application and support you with our professional services and global reputation.

Key features

  • Deposit Certificate available in both Chinese and English

  • Frozen Deposit option available

How to apply
How to Apply
How to Apply
How to Apply

HSBC Premier customers

HSBC Advance customers

Other customers


Please dial the country code of mainland China +86 if you are calling from overseas, Hong Kong SAR, Macau SAR, or Taiwan

Contact us

Leave your contact details with us and we’ll be in touch in 1-2 business days.

Am I eligible?

Deposit Certificates can be applied for by existing HSBC customers or the power of attorney of existing HSBC customers.

How do I apply?

Visit an HSBC branch with valid identification documents to apply. HSBC will not accept any applications by mail, phone, online or fax.


Frozen Deposit Certificates are only to support visa applications for overseas travel, family visits, overseas study, business trips or immigration. They cannot be used for guarantees, pledges or other purposes.

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