The Government has announced earlier that the Sixth Round of the Anti-epidemic Fund will be rolled out to enhance Hong Kong's anti-epidemic capability and provide relief to businesses and individuals hard hit by the epidemic and directly affected by the Government's anti-epidemic and social distancing measures, among which subsidies will be provided to commercial bathhouse licence holders, places of public entertainment licence (PPEL) holders and tenants of cooked food/light refreshment stalls at Food and Environmental Hygiene Department (FEHD) Markets subsidy scheme

The Commercial Bathhouse Licence Holder Subsidy Scheme will offer a one-off subsidy of $100,000 to each eligible licence holder. The PPEL Holder Subsidy Scheme will provide a one-off subsidy of $100,000 for each eligible holder of a PPEL (excluding cinema operators eligible under the Cinemas Subsidy Scheme) and $20,000 for each eligible holder of a temporary PPEL. On the other hand, under the Tenants of Cooked Food/Light Refreshment Stalls at FEHD Markets Subsidy Scheme, a one-off subsidy of $20,000 will be provided to each eligible stall.

FEHD accepts applications for the schemes starting from 21 February 2022 at 9:00 a.m., the deadline for applications will be on 18 February at 5:00 p.m.. Late submission will not be entertained.

For application details of the schemes, please visit the FEHD website linked below.

Commercial Bathhouse Licence
Places of Public Entertainment (PPE) and Temp PPE Permits
Cooked Food/Light Refreshment Stalls