Launched in 2019, the Registered Specialist Trade Contractors Scheme (the Scheme) was an industry-wide driven and recognised registration scheme in Hong Kong for specialist trade contractors established by the Construction Industry Council (CIC). It comprises Registered Specialist Trade Contractors of eight specialist trades and Registered Subcontractors of other common trades. The Scheme earmarks a significant milestone in subcontractor registration mechanism in Hong Kong.
The Grace Period of Group 1 Registered Specialist Trade Contractors will end on 31st March 2022
The Construction Industry Council (CIC) launched the Registered Specialist Trade Contractors Scheme (Scheme) in April 2019. The Scheme enhances the professionalism of subcontractors for attaining higher recognition in the industry and now applies in eight designated trades of Concreting, Concreting Formwork, Curtain Wall, Demolition, Erection of Concrete Precast Component, Reinforcement Bar Fixing, Scaffolding and Plastering.
Please note that the Grace Period of Group 1 companies in the seven designated trades (i.e. Concreting, Concreting Formwork, Curtain Wall, Demolition, Erection of Concrete Precast Component, Reinforcement Bar Fixing and Scaffolding) under the Scheme will end on 31st March 2022.
To assist you in submitting the relevant supporting information to meet the registration requirements for retention in the Scheme, please enrol now the Induction Workshop together with your relevant staff through the “Events and Courses” section of the Scheme Website and earn one Continuous Professional Development (CPD) hour on completion of the workshop for free. For enquiries, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org.