The “Community Care Fund Digital Television Assistance Programme” (the Programme) operated by the Council assists eligible analogue TV households to enjoy access to local free TV programme after the switch off of analogue television services on November 30, 2020.

Eligible households benefiting from specified social assistance programmese or satisfying income criteria can choose either a set-top box, a 24-inch digital TV set or a 32-inch digital TV set. On-site checking and installation will be completed within 8 weeks after receipt of the application form and supporting documents.

We are inviting you to promote the Programme through emails, newsletter or referrals, encourage eligible households to apply soon by November 2020. Please refer to program brief and e-letter template (email and whatsapp versions) below for promotion reference. If you would like to obtain leaflet and poster, or programme information in EM languages, please contact Ms. FONG at 2922 9225 or email [email protected]. Thank you!



Programme Details
Hotline:2922 9230

Basic Eligibility

How to Apply

  1. The Applicant must be a Hong Kong resident age of 18 or above, application made on household basis
  2. The applying household must be using an analogue TV set, and having no digital TV set or digital set-top box.
  3. The applying household must meet the specified income eligibility
  1. Collect form from District Service Units Responsible for Processing Applications and submit with supporting documents
  2. Download application form from the Programme website, and submit with supporting documents by post to Postal Application Centre
  3. Collect form from Home Affairs Enquiry Centres of the Home Affairs Department, and submit with supporting documents by post to Postal Application Centre

Download Application Form  
Download Guidance Notes for Applications


Download Memorandum
Download E-letter Template


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