HKIAPS has 10 affiliated research centres and nine research programmes (three independent and six affiliated with the respective centres). The centres and programmes have been actively engaging in research and survey, putting out publications, organizing talks and press conferences, as well as transferring knowledge. The Telephone Survey Research Laboratory, which provides professional services to local researchers and organizations, is one of the major telephone survey units in Hong Kong.

Centre for Chinese Family Studies
Centre for Social and Political Development Studies
Centre for Social Innovation Studies
Centre for Urban Innovations
Centre for Youth Studies
Economic Research Centre
Gender Research Centre
International Affairs Research Centre
Public Policy Research Centre
Research Centre for Urban and Regional Development
Chinese Law Programme
South China Programme
Policy Research @ HKIAPS