AFCD's special work arrangements starting from July 27
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     ‚ÄčIn light of the latest developments of COVID-19, there is a need to put in place measures to further reduce social contact. The Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (AFCD) today (July 23) announced that starting from next Monday (July 27), licensing services counters at Cheung Sha Wan Government Offices (CSWGO) and the Marine Parks Office at CDW Building, 388 Castle Peak Road, Tsuen Wan, will be suspended until further notice.

     The AFCD appeals to the public to handle their licence or permit applications online or through email, post or fax. Relevant documents can also be put in the drop-in box placed at the ground floor of CSWGO. For detailed information and contacts, please refer to the AFCD website: www.afcd.gov.hk.

     Moreover, the provision of anti-rabies dog inoculation and dog licensing services conducted by the Animal Management Centres under the AFCD will also be suspended starting from next Monday until further notice, whereas all other Anti-Rabies Dog Inoculation and Licensing Centres have been closed earlier. For enquiries, please call 9448 1832. For details, please visit the designated website: www.pets.gov.hk.

     Meanwhile, AFCD public facilities including the Hong Kong Wetland Park, eight Country Park Visitor/Education Centres, seven Hong Kong Geopark Visitor Centres and the Endangered Species Resource Centre will remain temporarily closed.

     For enquiries, please call the AFCD on 2708 8885.

Ends/Thursday, July 23, 2020
Issued at HKT 19:58

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