Typhoon and rainstorm arrangements

General instructions for bad weather:

Tropical cyclone warning signal No. 3 or Amber/Red rainstorm warning

  • All exams will be held as scheduled
  • If the Hong Kong Observatory announces the weather will deteriorate, and Typhoon signal No. 8 / Black rainstorm warning is likely to be issued: candidates will be informed by the Trinity Hong Kong Music Centre of any special arrangements

Tropical cyclone warning signal No. 8 or above/Black rainstorm warning

If the Hong Kong Observatory announces Tropical Cyclone Signal No. 8 or above, and the Black Rainstorm Warning is then cancelled…

  • on or before 7.00am: exams will continue as normal
  • after 7.00am: exams held before 1.00pm will be cancelled
  • on or before 11.00am: exams held after 1.00pm will continue
  • after 11.00am: exams will be cancelled
  • for exams already in progress: exams will continue for the full time allotted, unless the Centre Supervisor judges the situation to be dangerous or otherwise problematic

In all cases, candidates affected will be notified of any rearrangements.


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