- To maintain employment during the epidemic by providing time-limited financial support to employers to retain their employees who will otherwise be made redundant.
- All employers who have been making Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) contributions or have set up Occupational Retirement Schemes (ORSO schemes) for their employees will be eligible for ESS, except those on the exclusion list.
Information Published by the Government
ESS official website: https://www.ess.gov.hk/en/
- Presentations slides (including consequences of breaching the undertaking)
- ESS application demonstration
|The Government's ESS Enquiry Channels|
Website : www.ess.gov.hk
Help Desks (You may call the above hotline to make an appointment, starting from 25 May 2020):