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Use of "LeaveHomeSafe" mobile App on EMSD Headquarters starting from November 1
The Electrical and Mechanical Services Department (EMSD) announced that having regard to the latest public health situation and the Government's anti-epidemic measures, starting from November 1 (Monday), all persons will be required to use the "LeaveHomeSafe" mobile application (the App) to scan the venue QR code before they are allowed to enter the EMSD Headquarters, the Registration and Permit Office, the EMSD Gallery and InnoFoyer in Kowloon Bay, with the exception of specified categories of exempt persons.
The Registration and Permit Office will be open from 9am to 5.15pm, Monday to Friday. Measures to control the flow of people has been implemented, which may lead to longer waiting times for counter services. The EMSD has introduced the online booking system for the public to register for counter services in advance, please refer to rpobooking.emsd.gov.hk for details. Meanwhile, the public can drop their applications, with cheques for payment, at the collection box located on the ground floor at the Kowloon Bay headquarters during office hours. Applicants will be notified on the results by phone or mail. The electronic submission for Registered Electrical Worker license renewal / new application can also be applied online through "EMSD (Regulatory Services) Web Based Registration Services" and "iAM Smart +" by mobile phone or computer.
To ensure public health and safety of all members of the public, the EMSD calls on all users (including exempt persons) to use the "LeaveHomeSafe" mobile app as far as possible for securing a more efficient and convenient access to EMSD headquarters. Members of the public should wear surgical masks at all times during their visits to the EMSD headquarters and comply with the infection control measures including temperature checks and crowd control arrangements.