Torture Claims Appeal Board / Non-refoulement Claims Petition Office
- 1. Terms of Reference
The Torture Claims Appeal Board ("the Board") is an independent statutory body established under section 37ZQ of the Immigration Ordinance (Cap. 115) ("the Ordinance") on 3 December 2012. The Ordinance was last amended with effect from 1 August 2021. The Board hears and determines appeals made under section 37ZR and applications for revocation decisions under section 37ZM of the Ordinance. The powers and functions of the Board are governed by Part VIIC and Schedule 1A of the Ordinance.
- 2. Membership
The Board is comprised of the following Members appointed by the Chief Executive under section 2 of Schedule 1A of the Ordinance:
Chairperson: Ms YUEN Lai-wah, Mary Deputy Chairpersons: Mr CANDY Ian St ClairMs CHAN Ling-ling, Tracy Mr CHOW Siu-hung Mr SAKHRANI Sanjay Arjan Mr SIN Ming-hei Mr WYETH Allan James Members: Mr BALL Kevin Edward Mr BROCK Gregory Kenneth Stanley Ms CABRELLI Alison, B.B.S. Mr CARAVELLA Tonino Mr CARNEY Christian Patrick Mr CHAN Hei-chingMr CHAN Hiu-fung, Nicholas, M.H., J.P. Mr CHAN Kam-manMr CHAN Yiu-chuen, Patrick Mr CHEUNG Wai-tat, Ronald Mr CHOW Shiu-wing, Joseph Mr CHOW Siu-wo, Anthony Mr CHU Chung-keung Mr CHU Pak-ning Mrs DUTRA Suhad Mr FISHER Paul Stephen Ms FUNG Wai-kwan, Vivian Mr GLEN Jeremy Mr HENRY Bruce Trevor Ms HO Shuk-ying, Sabrina Miss HO Tsz-ching Mr HONG Ka-ho, Arthur Mr JIM Chun-ki Mr JUAN Ka-him, AlbertMr KO Tung-li, TonyMs KOO Kar-chun, AnnaMs LAI Po-chu Ms LAM Ding-wan, CatrinaMs LAM King-sze, Cissy Ms LAM Man-yee, Diana Ms LAM Mei-sau, Linda, S.B.S. Ms LEE Eva Miss LEE Hiu-wah, SylviaMr LEUNG Chi-ming, Pat, M.H. Mr LEUNG Shek-lim Mr LEUNG Wai-keung, J.P. Mr LI Kwok-wai Mr LI Wai-chi Ms LIU Pui-yee Mr LO Hing-cheung, FrancisMs LO Jane Curzon, B.B.S., J.P. Ms LO Kit-yee, KatherineMr MA Hon-cheung, Andrew Ms MA Sze-ming, Grace Ms MATHLIN Rosemary Ms MUN Lee-ming Mr NG Kong-fat, LawrenceMr NG Man-sang, Alan Ms PANAGIOTIDIS Sophia Ms PINTO Susan Marie Ms RANSOME Kay Elizabeth Mr RUTH Evan Gerald Dr SHAM Chung-ping, Alain, B.B.S.Mr SIU Chak-yu, B.B.S., J.P. Mr SYME Fraser Ms TAI Po-yuen, Corrina Mr TAM Kwok-wah Mr TONG Po-sun, Louis, S.B.S. Dr TSE Ka-sze, Hayson Mr WINGFIELD Ian George McCurdy, G.B.S. Mr WONG Chi-waiMr WONG Chun-kongMr WONG Chun-nam, B.B.S., J.P. Mr WONG Hing-wai, NewmanMs WONG Hwa-yih, B.B.S. Ms WONG Kam-hing Mr WONG Sung-hau, S.B.S. Mr YIM Wing-tsang, EugeneMr YU Mun-kee, Roy Mr YUEN Wai-ming, Anthony
- 3. Unified Screening Mechanism ("USM")
- 4. Practice, Procedures and Forms for Appeals / Petitions under the USM
(a) Principles, Procedures and the Practice Directions of the Torture Claims Appeal Board (seventh edition, 1 August 2021) (b) The Practice and Procedural Guide of the Administrative Non-refoulement Claims Petition Scheme (sixth edition, 1 August 2021) (c) Notice of Appeal / Petition (August 2021)
(d) Notice of Withdrawal (December 2022)
(for withdrawing appeals to which the Immigration (Amendment) Ordinance 2021 or the Practice and Procedural Guide of the Administrative Non-refoulement Claims Petition Scheme (1 August 2021, Sixth Edition) applies)
(e) Notice of Application for Revocation of the Decision of the Torture Claims Appeal Board / Adjudicator (August 2021) (f) Work Arrangements under Inclement Weather Conditions (August 2019) (g) Hearing Arrangements under Inclement Weather Conditions (August 2019)
5. Frequently Asked Questions (August 2021)
- 6. Previous Documents
- 7. Contact Us
Address: Torture Claims Appeal Board /
Non-refoulement Claims Petition Office,
Rooms 3007-10, 30/F, Immigration Tower
7 Gloucester Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Tel: 3106 3749 Fax: 2110 4728 E-mail: 9ceffeb1e8fffdfedceffeb2fbf3eab2f4f7 Office Hours: Mon - Fri
8:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sat, Sun and Public Holidays
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