The Leisure and Cultural Services Department (LCSD) will reopen some land leisure facilities on 9 February and 19 February, including –
Outdoor fee charging facilities
Outdoor non-fee charging facilities
Indoor fee charging facilities
Located inside sports centres, Hong Kong Squash Centre/standalone squash courts, Squash and Table Tennis Centre, Tennis and Squash Centre, Hong Kong Velodrome, Tseng Kwan O Sports Ground, Tai Po Sports Grounds, Tung Chau Street Park, Siu Lek Yuen Road Playground and Queen Elizabeth Stadium-
Ancillary / other facilities
Members of the public can book the fee charging leisure facilities to be reopen on 19 February via the Internet Booking Service of Leisure Link starting from 18 February. Leisure Link Booking Office and Self-service Kiosk of the above venues resume booking service on the same day of reopening of fee charging leisure facilities.
Users of all the above reopened facilities have to comply with the Prevention and Control of Disease (Prohibition on Group Gathering) Regulation (Cap. 599G) and the Prevention and Control of Disease (Requirements and Directions) (Business and Premises) Regulation (Cap. 599F) on the prohibition of group gatherings of more than the number of people as stipulated by the law as well as regulation on wearing mask. The maximum number of players and referees to be allowed in each playing field/court at any time during competition or training match must follow the rules and regulations of the respective team sports competition.
According to the Prevention and Control of Disease (Requirements and Directions) (Business and Premises) Regulation (Cap 599F), users are required to scan the “LeaveHomeSafe” QR code or register their names, contact number and the date and time of the visit before being allowed to enter sports premises reopened for necessary contact tracing when confirmed case is found. Members of the public are appealed to download and install the “LeaveHomeSafe” mobile app in advance. Members of the public who opt for registering their personal information are reminded to arrive earlier to avoid delaying their visits as longer time is required for such registration.
The following leisure facilities will remain closed*, include –
Processing and acceptance of applications for use of amphitheatres, “stand-by” arrangement for non-fee charging land recreation, sports facilities, leisure venues for non-designated use, sales activities at non-fee charging leisure venues and road safety towns, are suspended until further notice.
*Subject to the latest announcement by the venue