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Notice of Amendment(s) to the Hong Kong SAR PayPal Agreement(s)

Issued: 26 September, 2022

 

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This page details and/or previews updates to PayPal users of changes to the Hong Kong SAR PayPal User Agreement or other online agreements, policies, or statements that require notice. You can also review Past Policy Updates notices. Note that additional changes could be made to previewed agreements on or before the effective dates listed, provided the applicable notice requirements are met. 

 

Upcoming Changes

We’re making changes to certain agreements (listed below) that govern your relationship with PayPal. These changes will take place automatically on the corresponding effective date(s) shown below.

 

Actions Needed

Please carefully review the notices below and familiarize yourself with the upcoming changes. By continuing to use our services after the changes take effect, you agree to be bound by those changes. Otherwise, no further action is needed from you to accept such changes. However, if you would prefer to decline them, then you will need to close your PayPal account prior to the applicable effective date, as described in the user agreement.

 

Amendments to the PayPal User Agreement

Effective 31 October, 2022:

  • Business accounts will not be able to receive personal transactions.
  • PayPal accounts will not be able to send personal transactions to business accounts.
  • We are clarifying that PayPal may be required to place limitations on your account and/or withhold on certain gross payments received if you do not provide required tax-related information.

Review the updated PayPal User Agreement

 

Amendments to the PayPal Acceptable Use Policy

Effective 31 October, 2022:

  • We are expanding the existing list of prohibited activities to include the sending, posting, or publication of messages, content, or materials that meet certain criteria. 

Review the updated PayPal Acceptable Use Policy