Applications invited for operating green minibus routes

     The Transport Department (TD) published a Gazette notice today (December 24) to invite applications for passenger service licences for the operation of two packages of public light bus (scheduled) routes (green minibus routes) in the New Territories and Kowloon.

     The two packages (covering a total of three routes) are:

(1) between Sheung Shui (San Fat Street) and Sha Tin (Yuen Chau Kok); and

(2) between Whampoa Garden and Festival Walk Public Transport Interchange; and
     between Whampoa Garden and Festival Walk Public Transport Interchange (supplementary service).
     Application forms are obtainable free of charge from the following TD offices:
(a) TD New Territories Regional Office, 7/F, Mongkok Government Offices, 30 Luen Wan Street, Kowloon;
(b) TD Urban (Hong Kong) Regional Office, 37/F, Immigration Tower, 7 Gloucester Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong; and
(c) TD Hong Kong Licensing Office, 3/F, United Centre, 95 Queensway, Hong Kong.

     Applicants should refer to the details of the public light bus (scheduled) routes and "Guidance Notes for Applicants" attached in the application form when completing the application form.

     Completed application forms and supporting documents (one original and seven photocopies) must be submitted in a plain white envelope sealed and marked on the outside of the envelope with "Application for Passenger Service Licence(s) in Respect of the Packages of Public Light Bus (Scheduled) Routes Gazetted in December 2021" and placed in the TD Tender Box located at the reception counter of the TD Headquarters at 10/F, South Tower, West Kowloon Government Offices, 11 Hoi Ting Road, Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon, before noon on February 18, 2022 (Friday). Applications by any other means or submitted late will not be considered.

Ends/Friday, December 24, 2021
Issued at HKT 11:00