Air quality

China AQI Index (also includes all areas of Hong Kong)

Environmental Protection Department Air Quality Health Index

Weather Underground of Hong Kong Index: Measures Hong Kong air quality using US EPA Air Quality Index (AQI) methodology


Useful Lantau apps available from App Store or Google Play:

* 1823 – Government department contacts and complaints

* My Map HK – shows the exact location of South Lantau village houses

* HK Ferry – lists all Hong Kong ferry routes, including Mui Wo-Discovery Bay, inter-islands and Tai O-Tung Chung-Tuen Mun

* Hongkong Traffic Conditions

* MyObservatory – Hong Kong Observatory weather information

* New Lantao Bus – local bus routes and timetables

*New World First Ferry – Mui Wo-Central timetable

* Traffic Hong Kong


999 or 2735 3355


Lantau bus routes and timetables

Cattle & buffalo rescue

AFCD Cattle Team 2659 8453

LBA Rescue Hotline 8103 6312


Central-Mui Wo schedule

Inter-islands schedule (Cheung Chau-Chi Ma Wan-Mui Wo-Peng Chau)

Mui Wo-Discovery Bay

Tung Chung-Tai O-Tuen Mun

All Hong Kong ferry services & schedules (Transport Department)


999 or 2735 3355

Lantau fire stations are located at:

(North Lantau) Chek Lap Kok, Tung Chung

(South Lantau) Mui Wo, Cheung Sha and Tai O; Discovery Bay; Penny’s Bay (map)

Gas bottles

(Mui Wo – will home-deliver)

Esso 2984 2268

Mobil 2984 7918

Government Departments

Government directory

Government information website

1823 for complaints, inquiries. Web, email, app and social media channels also available. Full details here


Mui Wo Outpatient Clinic: 2984 2080   (Hours) Mon-Fri 8:45am-12:30pm 1:30-4:30pm  Sat 8:45am-12:30pm  Sun closed

North Lantau Hospital:  3467 7000  Website:  Hospital Departments: Contact Page  Email:


Pawshake: Dog sitting & boarding


Emergency 999

South Lantau (general) 3661 1696 (crime) 6148 0728  North Lantau (general) 3661 1694  (crime) 6148 0688

Hong Kong Police: Contact Page

Support & Counselling

ReSource Counselling Centre 2523 8979

Samaritans Helpline 2896 0000

Suicide Prevention Service 23820000Taxis

Lantau blue cabs   2984 1328   2984 1368

Airport taxi   5583 7773    5583 7763

Taxi complaints

Transport Department

Application Forms

* Driver’s licence application forms, including international driver’s permit

* Vehicle registration form

* Transfer of ownership form

* Lantau closed road permit application form 

Online traffic cams (including Lantau)


Mui Wo: SPCA Mui Wo 2984 0060. Closed Tuesday, Sunday, public holiday

Pui O: Community Vet Clinic 3486 6100. Open Saturday-Thursday 10am-6pm Email:

Tung Chung: Tung Chung Animal Clinic 2988 1534    

Tung Chung Vet Centre 2328 7282.


Hong Kong Observatory

Hong Kong regional weather map

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