Commissioner of Customs and Excise

Commissioner of Customs and Excise

The Commissioner of Customs and Excise is the head of the Customs and Excise Department, which is responsible for monitoring the movement of goods into and out of Hong Kong, customs and excise, duties and investigation of pirated products.


List of Commissioners

Director of Commerce & Industry and Commissioner of Preventive Service

  • David Ronald Holmes (1962–1966)
  • Terence Dare Sorby (1966–1970)
  • Jack Cater (1970–1972)
  • David Harold Jordan (1972–1977)

Directors of Trade, Industry and Customs and Commissioners of Customs and Excises

  • David Harold Jordan (1977–1979)
  • William Doward CBE (1979–1982)

Commissioners of Customs and Excise (海關總監) before 1997

  • Douglas Arthur Jordan CMG (1982–1984)
  • Harnam Singh Grewal CBE ED (高禮和) (1984–1986)
  • Patrick John Williamson ISO (1986–1990)
  • Clive William Baker Oxley OBE (1990–1993)
  • Donald McFarlane Watson OBE(尉遲信) QPM CPM (1993–1996)
  • Li Shu-fai SBS (李樹輝) (1996–1997)

Commissioners of Customs and Excise (海關關長) after 1997

  • Li Shu-fai SBS (李樹輝) (1997–1999)
  • John Tsang JP (曾俊華) (1999–2001)
  • Raymond Wong (黃鴻超) (2001–2003)
  • Timothy Tong (湯顯明) (2003–2007)
  • Richard Yuen (袁銘輝) (2007–)

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