PROSECUTION STATISTICS

Prosecution Statistics

Prosecution Statistics as at 31 March 2018

As at 31 March 2018, 377 convictions were recorded in respect of breaches of the Construction Workers Registration Ordinance (CWRO), Chapter 583. Please find the breakdown as follows:

Nature of Offence Relevant Sections of CWRO Maximum Penalty (HK$) No. of Convictions
Principal Contractor
Failing to provide electronic card reading device 58(1)&(8) $10,000 19
Failing to establish and maintain a register of statement 48(6)(a)&(9) $10,000 9
Failing to furnish the Registrar of Construction Workers with a copy of the daily attendance record within the prescribed statutory period 58(7)(b)&(8) $10,000 267
Employing, or its subcontractor employing, another person who is not a registered construction worker to personally carry out construction work on a construction site 5&6 $50,000 30
Employer of Worker
Employing another person who is not a registered construction worker to personally carry out construction work on a construction site 5&6 $50,000 21
Worker
Not a registered construction worker personally carrying out construction work on a construction site 3(1)&6 $10,000 31