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Concession Information - Government Department and Public Organisation

Name Telephone Concession
Immigration Department 2824 6111 1. Priority service and form filling service.
2. Personal attendance of card holders for applications for extension of stay or as sponsors in entry visa applications may be waived on a case-by-case basis.
3. Help-through facilities at the control points will be provided on case-by-case basis.
Water Supplies Department 2824 5000 Enquiry priority service arrangement at all Customer Enquiry Centres.
Home Affairs Department 2835 2500 Priority service for card holders at Public Enquiry Service Centres.
Lands Department 2231 3294 Priority will be given in respect of queuing in the counters of Lands Department's offices for service such as application for permits or enquiries.
Social Welfare Department 2343 2255 Priority service arrangement at all offices
Food and Environmental Hygiene Department 2868 0000 To provide priority service to card holders applying in person for issue or renewal of hawker licenses or signing of market tenancy agreements.
Housing Department 2712 2712 / 2794 5134 1. Single Elderly Persons Priority Scheme
2. Elderly Persons Priority Scheme
3. Harmonious Families Priority Scheme
(Please contact Housing Department Application Sub-section and Shamshuipo Housing Information Centre for details.)
Hongkong Post 2921 2222 Priority service arrangement at all post offices excluding mobile post offices. Not applicable for PayThruPost, EPS EasyCash for Senior Citizens Service and the purchase of special stamps and philatelic products on the first day of issue.
Leisure & Cultural Services Department 2414 5555 1. Recreation & Sports Facilities and Programmes:
Concessionary rates for the following items:
i. Use of holiday camps, swimming pools and water sports centres;
ii. Use of sports facilities (applicable to use of facilities during specified period) including specified facilities of sports centres, squash court, tennis court, indoor climbing wall, golf facilities, batting cage, turf pitch, pool/ billiard table and bowling greens;
iii. Participation in horticulture courses;
iv. Participation in recreation and sports programmes, including training courses, recreation activities and competitions (for swimming gala, athletic meet and individual games competitions only) ;
v. Visit Hong Kong Flower Show. (Free admission from Monday to Friday).
vi. Participation in free recreation and sports programmes designated for senior citizens.
2. Cultural Facilities and Programmes:
50% discount for the following items:
i. Admission ticket of Hong Kong Science Museum and Hong Kong Space Museum (except special exhibitions);
ii. Admission ticket of OMNIMAX Show/Sky Show of Hong Kong Space Museum; Admission ticket of LCSD’s presentations cultural performance/film programme/Music Office Programme;
iii. Admission fee of LCSD’s presentations of educational and extension programme;
iv. Hong Kong Film Archive Resource Centre’s Audiovisual Materials Viewing Card; and
v. Museum Pass.
For details of the concessionary rates, please visit the LCSD website
Inland Revenue Department 187 8088 Priority service available at Revenue Tower: Central Enquiry Counter, Stamp Duty Office and Business Registration Office.
Transport Department 1823 Priority service arrangement for elderly applicants at the following licensing offices:
1. Hong Kong Licensing Office: 3/F, United Centre, 95 Queensway, Hong Kong
2. Kowloon Licensing Office: 2/F, Cheung Sha Wan Government Offices, 303 Cheung Sha Wan Road, Kowloon
3. Kwun Tong Licensing Office: 5/F, Kowloon East Government Offices, 12 Lei Yue Mun Road, Kowloon
4. Sha Tin Licensing Office: 2/F, Sha Tin Government Offices, 1 Sheung Wo Che Road, Shatin, New Territories
Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department 2708 8885 Processing priority will be given to the elderly applicants at all licensing offices.
Half-price admission tickets to Hong Kong Wetland Park will be offered to card holders.
Department of Health 2125 2125 Elderly could receive subsidised seasonal influenza vaccination and pneumococcal vaccination in private clinics enrolled in the Vaccination Subsidy Scheme. Alternatively, elderly could receive free seasonal influenza vaccination in designated public clinics.

Name Telephone Concession
Citybus Limited 2873 0818 Citybus has been implementing the Government subsidized Public Transport Fare Concession Scheme since 5 August 2012, passengers travel on Citybus routes can enjoy the following concession:
Senior Citizens aged 65 or above use Elder or Personalised Octopus
Enjoy $2 or half fare concession per trip (If the half fare is below $2, it is only required to pay half fare), when travelling on Citybus routes, except Cityflyer A routes, Racecourse route: 8S and Citybus Non-franchised routes: sightseeing buses and staff shuttle bus services. Although cannot enjoy $2 for travelling on the above Cityflyer A routes and non-franchised routes, senior citizens aged 65 or above enjoy half fare concession per trip with the Elder or Personalised Octopus (except for Racecourse route: 8S)
Enjoy $2 or half fare concession per trip (If the half fare is below $2, it is only required to pay half fare) on Sundays and public holidays when travelling on City One Shatin residents’ routes
Please note the following:
Only eligible persons with disabilities, Hong Kong residents aged 60-64 using JoyYou Card and passengers aged 65 or above are entitled to enjoy the Government Subsidized Public Transport Fare Concession Scheme. Please present proof of identity and Octopus card for verification upon request by our uniformed staff.
The Kowloon Motor Bus Company (1933) Limited 2745 4466 / 2786 8888 With the roll out of the Government’s Public Transport Fare Concession Scheme for the Elderly and Eligible Persons with Disabilities, persons aged 60-64 paying with JoyYou card, aged 65 and above paying with Elder Octopus or Personalised Octopus cards, or eligible persons with disabilities paying with Personalised Octopus with “Persons with Disabilities” status, can pay a flat fare of $2.0 or the current applicable fare, whichever is lower, for each passenger-trip. The concessionary fare will apply to all KMB routes (except racecourse routes, new long-haul bus services of Routes P960 and P968)
New Lantau Bus Company (1973) Limited 2984 8361 1. Half fare for routes 1R, 2, 21, 23, A35, N1, N35,N38, B2 and B2P
2. More than half fare discount from Mondays to Saturdays; half fare on Sundays & public holidays: for routes 1, 3M, 4, 11, 34, 36, 37, 37P, 38 and 38X.
Long Win Bus Company Limited 2261 2791 According to the “Public Transport Fare Concession Scheme for the Elderly and Eligible Persons with Disabilities” launched by Labour and Welfare Bureau in June 2012, elderly people aged 65 or above are eligible to travel on all routes of the franchised buses, excluding “A” routes to Airport and racecourse routes, at anytime at a concessionary fare of $2 per trip with effective from 5 August 2012.
Discovery Bay Transit Services Limited 2987 7351 Concession fares for elders (age 65 or above) on bus service between Discovery Bay and Tung Chung and between Discovery Bay and Sunny Bay
Single trip: $10, Senior fare: $5
Internal bus route on Sunday and public holiday, free on Elders Octopus Card.
MTR Corporation Limited 2881 8888 Elderly people aged 65 or above using Elder Octopus or Personalised Octopus can enjoy $2 per journey(if the original fare for the journey is lower than $2, only the original fare will be charged)for MTR domestic services* on all days.
*Including MTR, Light Rail and MTR Bus(North West New Territories)and MTR Feeder Bus. However, Airport Express, journeys to and from Lo Wu and Lok Ma Chau Stations and First Class Service of East Rail Line are excluded.
Hong Kong Tramways Limited 2118 6338 Concessionary fare HK$1.1 per single journey on all Ordinary HKT Service Tram Routes for senior citizen passengers aged 65 or above
* Passengers shall present their Senior Citizen Card or Identity Document.
Peak Tramways Company Limited 2849 7654 Single Journey $14, Return Journey $23, Monthly Ticket $310.
Perfect Gold Company Limited 2581 9797 Card holders can have an unlimited free ride on the third Sunday of November in each year (Senior Citizen Day).
Tao Kin Sheung Public Light Bus Company 2556 8161 Government Public Transport Fare Concession Scheme for the Elderly and Eligible Persons with Disabilities
Chit Fai Motors Company Limited 2774 6649 Government Public Transport Fare Concession Scheme for the Elderly and Eligible Persons with Disabilities
Zhan Gang Tourist Transportation Company Limited 3760 0888 10% discount on locally purchased through-bus routes Hong Kong to Zhang Gang or Zhang Gang to Hong Kong(except public holiday) Please contact 3760 0888 for details.
The "Star" Ferry Company Limited 2367 7065 Senior Citizen Card holders presenting the Card and using a valid Elder Octopus card can enjoy $2 on single trip on Central/Tsim Sha Tsui or Tsim Sha Tsui/Wan Chai ferry services.
Sun Ferry Services Company Limited 2131 8181 Concessionary fare for local service. Please refer to the official website for details.
Discovery Bay Transportation Services Limited 2987 7351 Ferry service between Discovery Bay and Central
will implement the Government’s Public Transport Fare Concession Scheme for the Elderly aged 65 or above and Eligible Persons with Disabilities, elder octopus card can enjoy $2 on single trip.
Concession fares for elders (age 65 or above) on ferry service between Discovery Bay and Central
Single trip ticket: $40, Senior fare: $20
50-trip ticket: $1310, Senior fare: $655
30-trip ticket: $858, Senior fare: $429
Hong Kong & Kowloon Ferry Limited 2521 6063 To enable elderly people to travel on the ferries at anytime at a concessionary fare of $2 per trip. The Scheme aims to help build a caring and inclusive society by encouraging these groups to participate more in community activities. Details please go to our website:http://www.hkkf.com.hk

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