- The HKAEP is an organization of registered educational psychologists who are committed to providing and advancing professional psychoeducational services for the human well-being.
- To maintain professional standards of educational psychologists services in Hong Kong;
- To establish and maintain the register of educational psychologists in Hong Kong;
- To safeguard the public interests in accessing educational psychological services;
- To maintain adequate standards of professional practice for educational psychologists;
- To promote adequate standards of professional practice and of professional conduct among accredited educational psychologists;
- To regulate the profession of educational psychologists or do all such things as maybe incidental or conducive to the attainment of the above aims.