1. The submitted product / service should have been launched and in operation (except R&D category or stream for students).
2. The same application is only allowed to be submitted to a maximum of ONE award stream (except Best ICT Startup Award) among all the award categories, and applicant should declare that in the application form. Any application found to enter into more than one award stream will be disqualified and any award / certificate granted will be withdrawn as well.
3. The winning entries of Gold / Silver / Bronze award in the previous years of Hong Kong ICT Awards are not allowed to enter the Awards again, unless there is significant change or enhancement in the product/service.