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Media Statement

Date:30 July 2020

Special Work Arrangements 3 - 9 August 2020

Having regard to the extension of the special work arrangements for Government employees, the office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data, Hong Kong (the office) has the following special work arrangements to make for the period 3 - 9 August 2020:
  • All employees are advised to continue to work from home and will provide overall close-to-normal services;
  • All services that involve commuting and face-to-face contact in office (including public talks, professional workshops, seminars, meetings with members of the public, counter services as well as delivery and collection of posts) will continue to be suspended;
  • All other services, including media enquiries (90997517;, general enquiries, data breach notifications and complaints through hotline (28272827), fax (28777026) or email (; and and online services ( will continue to be provided; and
  • Allowance and tolerance are requested in circumstances where public services are reduced in view of the epidemic.