18/10/2018-6

Lift funding can be applied for the first quarter of next year

In the “Policy Report", the “Optimised Lift Funding Scheme" was introduced for the old lifts in Hong Kong. The Chief Executive Officer of the URA, Mr Wai Chi-shing, said that the URA will discuss the relevant projects with the Development Bureau, the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department and other government departments. The implementation framework will be discussed on the board of directors this month and is expected to be accepted in the first quarter of 2019.

Wei Zhicheng continued that the URA had already conducted research on how to provide “tendering" services for the buildings participating in the project. It also co-operated with the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department. The other party appointed relevant experts to join the URA professional team. , Qi Li to develop a plan framework and implement specific implementation issues.