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ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT ORDINANCE (CHAPTER 499)


Public Inspection of An Environmental Impact Assessment Report

Under Section 7(1)

An application for approval of an environmental impact assessment (EIA) report for the Siu Ho Wan Water Treatment Works Extension has been submitted by Water Supplies Department to the Director of Environmental Protection under section 6(2) of the Environmental Impact Assessment Ordinance.

The EIA report prepared by the applicant is now available for the public to inspect under section 7(1) of the Ordinance from 25 October 2004 to 23 November 2004 at the following locations :

  1. The EIA Ordinance Register Office, Environmental Protection Department, 27 th floor, Southorn Centre, 130 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong (Opening hours : Monday to Friday 0900 to 1200, 1330 to 1645, Saturday 0900 to 1200);
  2. Wan Chai Environmental Resource Centre, 221, Queen's Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong (Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 1000 to 1700 except for Wednesday, 1000 to 1300 and Sunday 1300 to 1700 );
  3. Tsuen Wan Environmental Resource Centre, Tak Wah Park, Tak Wah Street, Tsuen Wan, New Territories (Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 1000 to 1300 and 1400 to 1800, except for Wednesday 1400 to 1800 only);
  4. Fanling Environmental Resource Centre, 2nd floor, Government Accommodations, Grand Regentville, 9,Wo Mun Street, Luen Wo Hui, Fanling, New Territorries (Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 1000 to 1700 except for Wednesday 1000 to 1300 and Sunday 1300 to 1700);
  5. Water Supplies Department,Room 4605B, 46th floor, Immigration Tower, 7 Gloucester Road, Hong Kong (Opening hours: Monday to Friday 0900 to 1200, 1330 to 16:30);
  6. Islands District Office during normal office hours; and
  7. The EIA Ordinance Internet website: (http://www.epd.gov.hk/epd/eia) for the executive summary of the report, 3 days after the date of this advertisement.

The public may forward written comments on the EIA report to the Director of Environmental Protection before the public inspection period expires. The comments from the public will be forwarded to the applicant or any relevant parties in the processing of the application. Any written comments should be sent to the following address by post or fax or email:

The EIA Ordinance Register Office,
Environmental Protection Department,
27th floor, Southorn Centre,
130 Hennessy Road,
Wanchai, Hong Kong.
Fax no. : 2147 0894
Email address : eiaocomment@epd.gov.hk

Date of this advertisement : 14 November 2004
Date of the first advertisement : 25 October 2004