The Food and Environmental Hygiene Department (FEHD) today (February 17) announced that, in view of the latest developments of the epidemic situation, the Health Education Exhibition and Resource Centre and the Communication Resource Unit, Centre for Food Safety of the FEHD will be reopened on February 19 (Friday).
The FEHD will adopt special measures at the above venues to be reopened to minimise the risk of the spread of the virus, including conducting temperature checks for all visitors before entering the venues, requiring visitors to wear their own masks before admission, suspending the use of interactive exhibits in the venues as well as conducting enhanced cleaning and disinfection measures. The "LeaveHomeSafe" venue QR code will be displayed at the entrance of and inside the venues for members of the public to scan and record their visits.
Venue users are reminded to comply with the Prevention and Control of Disease (Prohibition on Group Gathering) Regulation (Cap. 599G) on group gatherings. Outreach programmes of the two venues will remain suspended.
For the opening hours of the Health Education Exhibition and Resource Centre and the Communication Resource Unit, Centre for Food Safety, please refer to their respective links at www.fehd.gov.hk/english/research_education/heerc/index.html and www.cfs.gov.hk/english/rc/medialib/index.html.