Gov’t made exception to allow same-sex spouses of consular staff to remain in Hong Kong

The government has granted a concession to the same-sex spouses of consular staff allowing them to stay in Hong Kong beyond the usual limits, HKFP has learned. Same-sex marriages are otherwise not recognised by government departments. The concession, which was granted in June through a diplomatic note from the Chief Secretary for Administration’s Office, allows the same-sex spouses […]