The Hong Kong Memory Sports Council was founded in 2013. It is licensed by the World Memory Sports Council (WMSC) and is the official exclusive representative of the WMSC in Hong Kong.

HKMSC is responsible for:

* Promoting the mind sports of memory in Hong Kong
* Hosting the Hong Kong Open Memory Championships
* Following the disciplines and rules set by the WMSC
* Maintaining a consistent standard of competition
* Governing the memory clubs in Hong Kong
* Providing the communications platform for the sport