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Consultation on Extension of Retirement Age for Newly-joined Aided School Teachers


The Education Bureau (EDB) launched a consultation exercise on a proposal to extend the retirement age for newly-joined teachers of aided schools from 60 to 65 on June 27, 2018.


Views will be sought from the education sector and stakeholders on, among other things, the target group of the new retirement age policy and the necessary adjustments to the arrangements for Government donation to teachers’ provident funds.  The consultation period will last till September 7, 2018.


The Consultation Document on Extension of Retirement Age for Newly-joined Aided School Teachers has been uploaded to the EDB website for public viewing.  Please click HERE to download the consultation document.


Views can be submitted by post (address: Education Bureau, 2/F, Trade and Industry Tower, 3 Concorde Road, Kowloon), by fax (fax number: 2520 0065) or by email (email address: ).  Please click HERE to download the views collection form.


The EDB will also conduct three open consultation sessions to gather feedback from the education sector and stakeholders. The details are as follows:


  Date:             July 4 (Wednesday), July 9 (Monday) and July 18, 2018 (Wednesday)

  Time:             6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

  Venue:          Room WB, 4/F, West Block, EDB Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre,

                            19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon

  Language:    Cantonese


Reservations for seats at the open consultation sessions can be made on the following website ( on a first-come, first-served basis.  Enquiries about the open consultation sessions can be made by calling the EDB on 3467 8281 or 3467 8282.


Related Documents

  •  Press Release (Please click HERE to download the Press Release.)
Last revision date: 27 June 2018
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