The Second School Allocation Exercise 2013 has started. Two new estate kindergarten premises are available for application by eligible applicant bodies for operating non-profit-making kindergartens.
For press release of the Exercise, please click here.
Premises Available for Allocation
For detailed information of the school premises available for allocation, please click here.
Submission of Application
Applicants who are interested in applying for the school premises should follow the procedures below:
The applicant body should submit a proposed school plan [NOT MORE THAN 10 PAGES including all annexes] plus a 2-page executive summary. Applicant bodies may also provide information on the school(s) that they are operating and their respective performance to support their application. For applicant bodies wishing to relocate an existing school via this allocation exercise, the applicant bodies should also include information on the views from parents and teachers about the school's plan for relocation.
For the proposed school plan, contents in pages exceeding the page limits (as mentioned in (1) above) would not be considered.
The applicant body is required to submit the following documents -
(i) one original copy of the duly completed application form;
(ii) one copy of detailed information on the eligibility of the applicant body [i.e. incorporation document and certificate of exemption from tax];
(iii) 18 copies each of the proposed school plan, executive summary and list of operating schools run by the applicant body with addresses and types, together with 2 CD-ROMs containing such information; and
(iv) one copy each of other supporting documents as listed in the Application Form.
The above documents should reach the following address below no later than 5:00 p.m. 27 January 2014:
Infrastructure and Research Support Division
Late submission or incomplete applications, as well as application via email, will not be accepted.
|27 January 2014 (5:00 p.m.)||Deadline for submission of applications|
|May - July 2014 (Tentative)||Meeting(s) of the School Allocation Committee (and interviews with applicant bodies if required)|
|August - September 2014 (Tentative)||Announcement of results|
Application Form and Guidance Notes for Application
To download the application form and the guidance notes, please click here.
The invitation for application and submission of detailed school proposal is non-binding in nature. It does not constitute any kind of offer or the basis of any kind of offer to any party for school allocation, nor does it create any legal obligations on the Government. It does not prejudice any future scrutiny by the School Allocation Committee/ Government, nor commit them to any course of action including whether or not to approve any allocation at all, irrespective of the number of applications received. Nothing in this invitation shall oblige the Government to allocate the premises to any party at any time.