A Review of the Hong Kong Inspection and Maintenance Programme for On-Road Vehicles

In August 2013, Civic Exchange published a report on the Hong Kong inspection and maintenance programme for on-road vehicles. To download the report, click on the link above.

This report provides an overview of the role of inspection and maintenance in a comprehensive vehicular pollution control strategy, compares Hong Kong’s current inspection and maintenance programme with international best practices, and suggests ways to improve the current programme.

 

Media coverage:
15 Aug 2013 – CleanBiz. Asia – Subsidy program starts new era for vehicle inspection and repair
7 Aug 2013 – HKET – 改善汽車檢測 減排效益加倍 (Chinese only)
6 Aug 2013 – Sing Tao Daily – 團體倡加強車輛排污檢測 (Chinese only)
6 Aug 2013 – Wen Wei Pao – 汽車減排見效 組織盼訂長策
6 Aug 2013 – RTHK – ‘Ineffective’ tests on older vehicles (00:22)
6 Aug 2013 – NEPG – 車輛年檢難測部分有害物 (Chinese only)
6 Aug 2013 – China Realtime Report – 香港出租車加重空氣汙染 (Chinese only)
5 Aug 2013 – Apple Daily – 無法測量氮氧化物及懸浮粒子  驗車落後 縱容高排放
5 Aug 2013 – Sharp Daily – 研究指車輛年檢制度落後 難識別高排放車 (Chinese only)