Advertisement Notice posted by the Applicant


Application for Permission to Apply Directly for 

Environmental Permit under Section 5.(1)(b) and Section 5.(11)

An application for permission to apply directly for environmental permit has been submitted by Hong Kong Telecommunications (HKT) Limited for the Ultra Express Link to the Director of Environmental Protection under section 5.(1)(b) and section 5.(11) of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Ordinance. 

The project profile prepared by the applicant is now available for inspection from 30 June 2017 to 13 Jul 2017 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 Saturday, Sunday and 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 Tuesday and Public Holidays);
  3. Fanling Environmental Resource Centre, 2nd floor, Government Accommodations, Grand Regentville, 9 Wo Mun Street, Luen Wo Hui, Fanling, New Territories (Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 0930 to 1700, closed on Sunday and Public Holidays);
  4. Eastern District Office during normal office hours;
  5. Sai Kung Home Affairs Enquiry Centre during normal office hours; and
  6. the  EIA Ordinance website (

The public may forward written comments on the project profile to the Director of Environmental Protection on environmental issues covered by the Technical Memorandum on EIA Process within 14 days of this advertisement. The Technical Memorandum can be obtained from the EIA Ordinance Register office or the EIA Ordinance website. The comments from the public may be forwarded to 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
Email address :

30 June 2017