Family amusement centres

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  • DescriptionsDescriptions

    For each BLG, the Business Facilitation Team will send invitations to the Hong Kong Family Entertainment Centre Trade Association Ltd (HKFECTAL) and individual operators of family amusement centres who hold valid Places of Public Entertainment Licences. BLG members are welcome to suggest agenda items on licensing and regulatory matters affecting the trade.

  • Government RepresentativesGovernment Representatives

    Home and Youth Affairs Bureau, Home Affairs Department, Food and Environmental Hygiene Department, Buildings Department, Housing Department, Fire Services Department, Electrical and Mechanical Services Department, and Efficiency Office.

  • Notes of MeetingNotes of Meeting / Trade's Views

    Trade’s views are collected through various channels, including BLG meetings, online forms, e-mails and phone calls.  The relevant meeting notes, summaries of trade’s views and the Government’s responses are tabulated below –

     

    Meeting /

    Trade's views

    Date / Period Document
      Jul – Dec 2022

    No trade's views were raised through this BLG

      Jan – Jun 2022

    No trade's views were raised through this BLG

      Jul – Dec 2021

    Summary of trade's issues and Government's response  Summary of trade's views and Government's

            responses        (Chinese version only)

    22 5 Jun 2019

    22nd BLG meeting notes  Meeting notes  (Chinese version only)

    Annex  Annex

    21 15 Jan 2018

    21st BLG meeting notes  Meeting notes  (Chinese version only)

    20 27 Sep 2016

    20th BLG meeting notes  Meeting notes  (Chinese version only)

    Annex  Annex

    19 14 Jan 2016

    19th Meeting Notes  Meeting notes  (Chinese version only)

    Annex  Annex               (Chinese version only)

    18 30 Apr 2015

    18th Meeting Notes  Meeting notes  (Chinese version only)

    Annex  Annex

    17 7 Oct 2014 17th Meeting Notes  Meeting notes  (Chinese version only)
    16 10 Mar 2014 16th Meeting Notes  Meeting notes  (Chinese version only)
    15 20 Jun 2013 15th Meeting Notes  Meeting notes  (Chinese version only)

     

    If you would like to access family amusement centres BLG meeting notes/annex(es) issued before 2013, please contact us at bft@effo.gov.hk

  • Highlight of Interesting IssuesHighlight of Interesting Issues

    • The "game zone approach" launched by the Licensing Authority in April 2008 has greatly streamlined the application process for change of "amusement with prize" in licensed places of public entertainment, e.g. family amusement centres and theme parks.
    • If applicants have insurmountable difficulties in complying with the prescribed fire services requirements, fire engineering approach is acceptable to Fire Services Department.
Video: What a family amusement centre trade participant is saying about the BLG (Cantonese version only)

Video: What a family amusement centre trade participant is saying about the BLG (Cantonese version only)

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