Non-emergency ambulances sent to immigration detention facilities

H. Y. Fung made this Freedom of Information request to Hospital Authority

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Dear Hospital Authority,

I am writing to make a data access request regarding the number of ambulances sent to immigration detention facilities. May I know, for each of the years between 2017 – 2021,

A) The number of ambulances dispatched to
I) Castle Peak Bay Immigration Centre
II) Ma Tau Kok Detention Centre
III) Tai Tam Gap Correctional Institution (only for 2021)

If a CSV or Excel format is possible, I would greatly appreciate it. Thank you for your help with this inquiry.

Yours faithfully,

H. Y. Fung

Enquiry (Hospital Authority), Hospital Authority

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Enquiry (Hospital Authority), Hospital Authority

Dear Sir/Madam,


Thank you for your Application to Access to Information dated 17 December
2021. Please find below the Hospital Authority (HA) Head Office’s response
to the items you requested:


The HA does not compile or maintain statistics on the number of
non-emergency ambulances sent to immigration detention facilities.
According to paragraph 1.14 of the Code on Access to Information, the Code
does not oblige departments to create a record which does not exist.


If you have any questions about this reply, please do not hesitate to
contact me.



Yours faithfully,

Sandy Chu(Miss)

Access to Information Officer

Hospital Authority Head Office

(Tel.: 2300 6568/2300 6555)


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