Temporary Speed Limit at Lion Rock Tunnel Road and Sha Tin Road, Sha Tin

      In exercise of the powers vested in me under regulation 40(2)(a) of the Road Traffic Ordinance, Chapter 374, I hereby direct that with effect from 11.00 pm to 6.00 am of the following day daily on every Mondays to Fridays during the period from 22 February to 31 March and from 7 to 9 April 2021, the following sections will be temporarily subject to a speed limit of 50 kilometres per hour:

1.   the section of Lion Rock Tunnel Road northbound from its junction with Sha Tin Road to a point about 550 metres south of the same junction; and

2.   the section of Sha Tin Road northbound from its junction with Lion Rock Tunnel Road to a point about 1100 metres north of the same junction.

      Appropriate traffic signs will be erected on site to guide motorists.

      At the same time, the existing speed limit of 80 kilometres per hour on the above road sections will be temporarily rescinded.

LAW Shuk-pui, Rosanna Commissioner for Transport