The Board is an independent statutory body formed under section 3 of the Deposit Protection Scheme Ordinance (Cap. 581). It is charged with the responsibility for maintaining a deposit protection scheme (DPS) in Hong Kong. The DPS is a key building block of the financial safety net in Hong Kong. Through the provision of a measure of protection to depositors, the DPS contributes to the stability of the banking system in Hong Kong.

This Homepage is designed to provide you with an overview of the work of the Board and the key features of the DPS.

We hope that you will find our Homepage useful and informative. Your suggestions and comments are most welcome.