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Overseas Travel Related Financial Services

HSBC's Overseas Travel Related Financial Services uses our global network and banking expertise to provide you with a range of services, including Overseas Travel Deposit Certificates, Online Global Transfers and more. Now you and your family can enjoy financial peace of mind wherever you are.

Key benefits

  • HSBC supervise and secure your travel deposit as a third party
  • We facilitate your visa application and provide a financial guarantee to the travel agency with one single fund
  • Earn interest on your deposit while travelling
  • Free of charge
    HSBC provides Overseas Travel Deposit Certificates free of charge. HSBC Advance customers can also receive a 50% discount on the Frozen Deposit Certificate service charge when they apply for an Overseas Travel Deposit Certificates at the same time. Frozen Deposit Certificates are free for HSBC Premier customers.
  • Fast and simple application process

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.

  1. Get the tripartite agreement for Overseas Travel Deposit Certificates from HSBC and get it signed by a travel agency.
  2. Visit your local branch with an original identification document, the HSBC tripartite agreement for an Overseas Travel Deposit Certificates signed by a travel agency and other required documents to open an account (not applicable for existing customers of HSBC China). Make a deposit and get the certificate of this deposit (as a guarantee for the travel agency) and the Frozen Deposit Certificate (for visa application of the designated travel destination).
  3. After returning home, apply for the release of corresponding deposits under the terms and conditions  of the tripartite agreement for HSBC Overseas Travel Deposit Certificates.

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When your life becomes about more than just you, we’re here to support you with the surprises life throws your way, to help your family prosper, and to plan with you for whatever the future brings.

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