Employment Support Scheme Information session

Author: Dutch Chamber of Commerce

The HKSAR Government announced earlier the launch of the Employment Support Scheme (ESS) under the 'Anti-epidemic Fund' to provide time-limited financial support to employers to retain their employees, hence maintaining the strength for Hong Kong. Application for the first tranche of wage subsidy under the ESS can be made from 25 May to 14 June 2020.

The HKSAR Government will be hosting an Information Session on the detailed arrangements and the application process for the ESS. The application process on the online platform will also be demonstrated at the Information Session.

Details of the Information Session: 

  • Date: 19 May 2020
  • Time: 2:30 - 4:30 pm
  • Venue: Auditorium, Central Government Offices, 2 Tim Mei Avenue, Tamar, Hong Kong


  • Scheme Details
  • Online Application Demonstration
  • Q&A Session

If you would like to join, please register online here on or before 5pm on 18 May.

A confirmation email will be sent to successful applicants. Registration will be accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis.