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ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT ORDINANCE 
(CHAPTER 499)

Public Inspection of Environmental Impact 
Assessment Report under Section 7.(1)

        An application for approval of environmental impact assessment (EIA) report for Wan Chai Development Phase II and Central-Wan Chai Bypass has been submitted by Civil Engineering and Development Department to the Director of Environmental Protection under section 6.(2) of the EIA Ordinance.

        The EIA report prepared by the applicant is now available for the public to inspect under section 7.(1) of the Ordinance from 20 December 2007 to 18 January 2008 at the following locations:

  1. The EIA Ordinance Register Office, Environmental Protection Department, 27th floor, Southorn Centre, 130 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong (Opening hours : Monday to Friday 0900 to 1700, closed on Public Holidays);

  2. Wan Chai Environmental Resource Centre, 221 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong (Opening hours: Monday to Sunday 1000 to 1700, closed on Tuesdays and Public Holidays);

  3. Tsuen Wan Environmental Resource Centre, Tak Wah Park, Tak Wah Street, Tsuen Wan, New Territories (Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 0930 to 1300, 1400 to 1830 except for Wednesday 1400 to 1830);

  4. Fanling Environmental Resource Centre, 2nd floor, Government Accommodations, Grand Regentville, 9 Wo Mun Street, Luen Wo Hui, Fanling, New Territories (Opening hours: Monday to Sunday 1000 to 1700, closed on Mondays and Public Holidays);

  5. Civil Engineering and Development Department, Hong Kong Island and Islands Development Office,13th floor, North Point Government Offices, 333 Java Road, North Point, Hong Kong (Opening hours: Monday to Friday 0830 to 1745, closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays);  

  6. Central and Western District Offices, Public Enquiry Service Centre, Unit 5, Ground Floor, The Center, 99 Queen's Road Central, Hong Kong. (Opening hours: Monday to Friday 0900 to 1900, closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays);

  7. Wan Chai District Office, Public Enquiry Service Centre, Ground Floor,  2 O'Brien Road, Wan Chai ,Hong Kong (Opening hours: Monday to Friday 0900 to 1900, closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays); 

  8. Eastern District Office, Public Enquiry Service Centre, Ground Floor, Eastern Law Courts Building, 29 Tai On Street, Sai Wan Ho, Hong Kong (Opening hours: Monday to Friday 0900 to 1900, closed on Saturdays Sundays and Public Holidays); and

  9. The EIA Ordinance website: (http://www.epd.gov.hk/eia) for the executive summary of the EIA report, 3 days after the date of first 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 may 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 the first advertisement: 20 December 2007
Date of this advertisement: 9 January 2008