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What are government consumption vouchers?
In Budget 2022, the government announced another wave of the Consumption Voucher Scheme pay out in Hong Kong. Eligible residents can register for the Scheme for a total value of HK$10,000 per person in two phases, which the first instalment was disbursed on April 7. Consumption vouchers can be used at eligible retail, catering and service outlets, as well as for public transport, including both physical stores and online platforms. Residents can choose one of the 4 designated stored value payment tools based on their personal consumption pattern to receive and use the consumption vouchers.
Does Expedia.com.hk accept consumption vouchers?
Yes. Shoppers have their consumption vouchers registered on Tap & Go can use their dedicated Virtual Tap & Go Mastercard and UnionPay card to book and pay on Expedia.com.hk or Expedia App.
When can I use the consumption vouchers?
Eligible residents will receive the first installment of the consumption vouchers as early as April 7, and can book travel products on Expedia right away.
What products can I book using the consumption vouchers?
Consumption vouchers can be used in booking hotel stays, flights and packages on Expedia.com.hk and Expedia’s mobile app (under Hong Kong region). Shoppers need to choose “Pay online now”, and settle the transaction in Hong Kong dollars.
Can the consumption vouchers be used together with Expedia’s coupon code?
Yes, for selected hotels, flights and packages which are eligible for the Expedia coupon code discount. After choosing the hotel, follow the booking instructions to input the coupon code or promotion code on the checkout page, and use your Virtual Tap & Go Mastercard or UnionPay card with the stored consumption vouchers to pay.
Will I earn Expedia rewards points if I use the consumption vouchers?
Yes. Simply log in to your Expedia Rewards member account when you make your booking, and you’ll enjoy member benefits and earn rewards points at the same time using your consumption vouchers. Expedia Rewards member benefits include:
- Earn double points by booking hotels on the Expedia mobile app.
- Save an extra 10% or more on select hotels.
- Earn Expedia points by booking flights, accommodation and activities.
- Free Wi-Fi, spa credits and more at VIP Access™ hotels
- Earn points when you book for your family and friends too.
Is cancellation or refund possible if I use the consumption vouchers to book?
Expedia knows flexibility matters and it’s always a good idea to ensure you can make changes to your travel plans, just in case. If you made a refundable booking, you can still cancel the booking within the specified cancellation period. The amount will be refunded to your virtual Mastercard or UnionPay card.
Be a smart shopper and book your Staycation using the consumption vouchers!
Expedia.com.hk offers exclusive discounts for shoppers who use Tap & Go Mastercard! You can enjoy an extra 15% off select hotel with coupon code “MCTNG15 “, up to a maximum of HK$500 discount per transaction. The coupon code is valid from April 7 to May 7, and the stay period is from April 7 to September 30.
Don’t forget to use the Expedia’s mobile app to book your Staycation and next trip with us for more benefits. In addition to enjoying mobile exclusive deals at selected hotels, you’ll also earn double points when you book your hotel accommodation, and 5x points at VIP Access™ hotels!
Find out more about the Tap & Go Mastercard offer here.
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