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Licensing & Certification Command Organization ChartVentilation Division Dangerous Goods Division Policy Division Fire Service Installations Task Force Hong Kong & Kowloon West Regional Office Fire Service Installations Division Administration Group New Territories & Kowloon East Regional Office
[Policy Division] [Dangerous Goods Division][Hong Kong and Kowloon West Regional Office]
[New Territories and Kowloon East Regional Office][Fire Service Installations Task Force]
[Fire Service Installations Division][Ventilation Division][Administration Group]

Licensing and Certification Command

5/F, South Wing, Fire Services Headquarters Building,
1 Hong Chong Road, Kowloon.

Assistant Director (Licensing and Certification)
Tel:  2733 7744

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The Licensing & Certification Command enforces fire safety regulations and policies, as well as assists and advises the public on fire protection measures and the abatement of fire hazard.

The Policy Division mainly deals with the formulation of guidelines on fire protection matters, research and approval of fire service installations and equipment as well as gas cylinders for use in Hong Kong. It also handles legal & prosecution matters.

The Dangerous Goods Division is responsible for controlling the use, store, manufacture and conveyance of dangerous goods. It handles the licensing of dangerous goods manufacturing, dangerous goods stores and dangerous goods vehicles. It also handles the licensing of timber stores.

The two Regional Offices i.e. Hong Kong and Kowloon West, and the New Territories and Kowloon East are responsible for formulating and certifying the fire safety provisions of licensed/registered premises and carrying out complaint inspections for fire hazard abatement and prosecution action.

The Fire Service Installations Task Force is responsible for inspecting fire service installations in existing buildings, handling complaints regarding building fire service installations, monitoring the professional standards of registered fire service installation contractors and taking law enforcement action where necessary. The Task Force also answers enquiries from the public, Authorized Persons, E&M consultants, Fire Service Installation contractors and other government departments with respect to the technical aspects of fire service installations.

The Fire Service Installations Division is responsible for inspecting and approving fire service installations in buildings and monitoring the professional standards of registered fire service installation contractors.

The Ventilation Division plays an important role in monitoring ventilating system of new buildings and licensed premises, carrying out acceptance inspection and test to such systems to ensure the integrity of fire compartmentation is being properly maintained.

The Administration Group of this Command handles administrative matters, provides clerical and secretarial support and deals with the registration of fire service installation contractors.

Fire Officers of Licensing & Certification Command are also seconded to Home Affairs Department form “The Licensing Authority Division” to inspect and formulate Fire Services requirements for hotels, guesthouses, private clubs and bedspace apartments; and to take enforcement action on those hotels, guesthouses, club-houses, bedspace apartments and karaoke establishments which have not obtained a license, permit or certificate of compliance. Fire Officers of Licensing & Certification Command are also seconded to Social Welfare Department to advise on fire protection measures in residential care homes for the elderly.











 

 

 


Policy Division

5/F, South Wing, Fire Services Headquarter Building,
1 Hong Chong Road, Kowloon.

Enquiry
Tel:  2733 7619
email: lcpolic2@hkfsd.gov.hk

  • polices on fire protection and dangerous goods matters
  • legal & prosecution matters
  • approval of portable fire fighting equipment and gas cylinders for local use

  • advice on fire safety matters
 

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Dangerous Goods Division

4/F, Fire Services Department Kwai Chung Office Building
86 Hing Shing Road, Kwai Chung, New Territories



Enquiry
Tel:  2417 5767 (Dangerous Goods Vehicle)

Tel: 2417 5768 (Dangerous Goods)
email: fsdgd@hkfsd.gov.hk

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Hong Kong and Kowloon West 
Regional Office


Hong Kong
Regional Office

M/F, Sheung Wan Fire Station,
2 Western Fire Services Street, Sheung Wan, HK

Kowloon West
Sub-Regional Office

Room 601, 6/F, Tsim Sha Tsui Fire Station,
333 Canton Road, Kowloon

Enquiry
Tel:  2549 8104
email: lchfpro2@hkfsd.gov.hk

Enquiry
Tel:  2302 5339
email: lckfpro@hkfsd.gov.hk
 

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New Territories and Kowloon East 
Regional Office


New Territories
Regional Office
 


Room 402, 4/F, West Wing, Tsim Sha Tsui Fire Station, 333 Canton Road, Kowloon

Kowloon East
Sub-Regional Office
 


Room 403, 4/F, West Wing, Tsim Sha Tsui Fire Station, 333 Canton Road, Kowloon

Enquiry
Tel:  2302 5373
email: lcstfpro@hkfsd.gov.hk

Enquiry
Tel:  2302 5310
email: lckfpro2@hkfsd.gov.hk

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Fire Service Installations Task Force

4/F, North Wing, Fire Services Headquarters Building,
1 Hong Chong Road, Kowloon.

Enquiry
Tel: 2733 7879
email: lcpolic2@hkfsd.gov.hk
  • Inspecting fire service installations in existing buildings
  • Handling complaints regarding building fire service installations
  • Monitoring the professional standards of registered fire service installation contractors
  • Taking law enforcement action where necessary
  • Answering enquiries from the public, Authorized Persons, E&M consultants, fire service installation contractors and other government departments with respect to the technical aspects of fire service installations

 

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Fire Service Installations Division

4/F, North Wing, Fire Services Headquarters Building,
1 Hong Chong Road, Kowloon.

Enquiry
Tel:  2733 7553

email: lcpolic2@hkfsd.gov.hk

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Ventilation Division

3/F, Fire Services Department Kwai Chung Office Building,
No. 86 Hing Shing Road, Kwai Chung, New Territories.

Enquiry
Tel:  2718 7567


email: fsvent@hkfsd.gov.hk

  • Overseeing fire safety in ventilation system of buildings and licensed premises
  • Ensuring the proper maintenance of ventilation system
  • Giving advice on the registration of ventilation contractors
  • Evaluating fire safety equipment & construction materials for ventilation system

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Administration Group

5/F, South Wing, Fire Services Headquarters Building,
1 Hong Chong Road, Kowloon.

Enquiry

Tel : 2733 7617
email: lcpolic2@hkfsd.gov.hk

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