Service arrangements for Independent Checking Unit 

     To tie in with the Government's announcement on the extension of the special work arrangements for government departments until February 16, a spokesman for the Transport and Housing Bureau said today (February 8) that the Independent Checking Unit (ICU) under the Office of the Permanent Secretary for Transport and Housing (Housing) will continue to receive specified forms and supporting documents required to be submitted under the Minor Works Control System, the Mandatory Building Inspection Scheme and the Mandatory Window Inspection Scheme. Members of the public can place their submissions in the drop-in box located at 8/F, Lung Cheung Office Block, Wong Tai Sin, Kowloon, from 10am to 4pm during the period from February 10 to 14 (Monday to Friday). The ICU will issue receipts/acknowledgements of the submissions in due course. 

     During the period, the ICU will continue to suspend its service for receiving building control applications related to building plan submissions under the Building Ordinance. For emergency reports and general enquiries, people may call 1823 or inform the ICU by email, fax or post: 


     Mailing address: 8/F, Lung Cheung Office Block, Wong Tai Sin, Kowloon

     Fax: 3162 0069

     Furthermore, appeal hearings on termination of tenancy agreement scheduled for the period from February 10 to 21 will be rescheduled. The Secretariat of the Appeal Panel (Housing) will inform the parties concerned separately. 

Ends/Saturday, February 8, 2020
Issued at HKT 13:19