Examination** Arrangement in Times of Typhoons, Rainstorms or "Extreme Condition"
|Typhoon Signal/ Rainstorm Warning Signal / "Extreme Conditions"|
Action to be taken
|No. 1 / AMBER Rainstorm|
Examinations conducted as scheduled (unless specified by VTC otherwise)
|No. 3 / RED Rainstorm|
|Pre-No. 8 Special Announcement# / Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above / BLACK Rainstorm /|
|(a) Issued or in force at 6:15 a.m. or before 11:00 a.m.|
Examinations scheduled to commence within 9:00 a.m. – 12:00noon
|(b) Issued or in force at 11:00 a.m. or before 4:00 p.m.|
Examinations scheduled to commence within 12:00noon – 6:00 p.m.
|(c) Issued or in force at 4:00 p.m. or thereafter|
Examinations scheduled to commence within 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
**Examinations include Insurance Intermediaries Qualifying Examination, Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Examination, LOMA I*STAR Examination, Leveraged Foreign Exchange Trading Examination, Trade Test for Security Guards, Estate Agents / Salespersons Qualifying Examinations, Pleasure Vessel Operator Grade 2 Certificate of Competency Examination.
# Where possible, the Hong Kong Observatory will issue an early alert (i.e. a "Pre-No. 8 Special Announcement") two hours prior to the hoisting of the No. 8 Typhoon Warning Signal.