Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Ordinance, Cap. 499
Application for Permission to Apply Directly for Environmental Permit
Application No.: DIR-060/2001

Project Title: Tung Tsz Road Sewage Pumping Station

Date of the Director's Permission : 29 November 2001

Conditions Imposed under Section 5(12) of the Ordinance
For Permission to Apply Directly for Environmental Permit

1. All measures set out in the Project Profile submitted with your application of 18 October 2001, shall be fully implemented.

2. Temporary hoarding shall be erected to demarcate clearly the works site boundary as indicated in the Project Profile and shall be maintained throughout the construction period to prevent any potential damage to the mature trees and mangroves at the nearby freshwater marsh due to the construction activities. No works of the project is allowed outside the works site boundary.

3. No construction works of the project shall be carried out during the breeding period of egrets between May and September inclusive except for the installation of electrical and mechanical equipment, fitting and finishing works to avoid possible impacts to the breeding egrets.

4. All waste materials including the excavated materials shall be stockpiled inside the works site boundary and shall be removed from the site as soon as practicable before completion of construction works for disposal at the designated landfill site to ensure the proper disposal of the wastes arising from the construction works.

Under Section 17 of the EIA Ordinance, the applicant may appeal to the Appeal Board against any of the above conditions within 30 days of the receipt of this notice of the Director's decision.

Environmental Protection Department
November 2001