Construction Industry Acknowledges Vaccine Completion Record as Valid Negative Result for Regular COVID-19 Testing

After discussion with the Development Bureau, the Construction Industry Council (CIC) and the Hong Kong Construction Association (HKCA) concur to adopt Government's proposition, acknowledge that vaccine completion record have fulfilled the requirement as a valid negative result for regular COVID-19 testing.  


Workers who have completed their COVID-19 vaccination will not be required to undertake regular COVID-19 testing 14 days after the last dose.  Compulsory testing measures shoudl be maintained and site staff who has not completed their vaccination 14 days are required to present negative COVID-19 test results conducted within the past 14 days when entering construction sites for work. 


Source: The Press Release from CIC & HKCA dated 12 Apr 2021.