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Octopus Technology

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The Octopus System represents a major breakthrough in the application of smart card technology. It is designed to provide a fast, reliable, cost-effective and convenient payment platform for service providers of different sizes and business natures.

It is based on the Octopus Clearing House (OCH) System, which uses a complex set of business rules to validate each transaction prior to authorising settlement. A standard set of business reports is then sent to each participating service provider on a daily basis.

Cards and Products

Octopus is a multi-application contactless smart card or product.


The Octopus reader/writer interacts with Octopus cards to perform instructions from the interface devices.


Contact information:

For all business enquires please contact us at bizenquiries@octopus.com.hk.

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Did you know?

Octopus processes over 3 million transactions a day through the MTR system, saving time and money for commuters and the MTR Corporation.

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