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Temporary Closure of URA public facilities

In view of the Government’s latest measures to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, the Urban Renewal Authority (URA) announces today (26 March 2020) that its public facilities are temporarily closed.

Following the earlier announcement of temporary closure of SPORTS EXPO, the Urban Renewal Exploration Centre (UREC) will also temporarily suspend its public visiting session on Fridays from tomorrow (Friday, 27 March 2020). Visiting sessions of the UREC for schools and non-government organisations which are reserved from Mondays to Thursdays, as well as docent services at old urban district, will remain closed until further notice.

The facilities in H6 CONET, 7 Mallory Street and 618 Shanghai Street including community spaces, exhibition areas and multi-purpose rooms, together with meeting rooms of the Urban Renewal Resource Centre, are likewise temporarily closed. The related online booking service has been provisionally suspended.

Members of the public may call at 2588 2333 or email to for enquiries.