Protestors gathered outside Hong Kong’s Government Headquarters over the weekend of 27-28 September 2014. The protests could be spreading to other parts of the city. There are disruptions to traffic and public transport services, and closures of some schools and businesses. Singaporeans should avoid the crowd and demonstrations.
Singaporeans travelling to or residing in Hong Kong should monitor the local news and developments closely and heed the instructions of local authorities. They should take all necessary precautions for personal safety, including purchasing comprehensive travel and medical insurance.
In addition, Singaporeans travelling to or residing in Hong Kong are encouraged to eRegister with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at https://eregister.mfa.gov.sg to facilitate contact should the need arise. Singaporeans who are in need of consular assistance while in Hong Kong may contact our Consulate-General or the 24-hour MFA Duty Office at:
Consulate-General of the Republic of Singapore – China (Hong Kong SAR)
Address: Units 901-2, 9th Floor
Admiralty Centre Tower 1
18 Harcourt Road, Hong Kong
Tel: +(852) 2527-2212
Telefax: +(852) 2861-3595
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Duty Office (24-hours)
Tel: 6379 8800, 6379 8855