Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Ordinance, Cap.499

Application for Permission to Apply Directly for Environmental Permit

(Application No. DIR- 174/2008)


Project Title : Reuse of Treated Sewage Effluent

from Redeveloped Lo Wu Correctional Institution



1.      All measures described in the Project Profile (No. PP-373/2008) submitted with the Application (No. DIR-174/2008) on 8 December 2008 shall be fully implemented;


2.      The quality of the treated sewage effluent from the Project shall meet the requirements set out in Table 1 of the Project Profile; and


3.      The treated sewage effluent reuse system shall not be connected to Water Supplies Department’s potable water distribution system.






Under section 17 of the EIA Ordinance, the Applicant may appeal to the Appeal Board against the above condition within 30 days of receipt of this notice of the Director’s decision.




Environmental Protection Department

January 2009