Prevention of Bribery Ordinance
It is an offence under the Prevention of Bribery Ordinance that, without
lawful authority or reasonable excuse, school staff accept advantages from suppliers
and contractors or the suppliers and contractors offer advantages to school staff in
connection with school procurement.
Safeguarding National Security
Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the quotation/tender documents, the
school reserves the right to disqualify a supplier on the grounds that the supplier has
engaged, is engaging, or is reasonably believed to have engaged or be engaging in
acts or activities that are likely to cause or constitute the occurrence of offences
endangering national security or otherwise the exclusion is necessary in the interest of
national security, or is necessary to protect the public interest of Hong Kong, public
morals, public order or public safety.
Our school may immediately terminate the contract upon the occurrence of
any of the following events:
– The contractor has engaged or is engaging in acts or activities that are
likely to cause or constitute the occurrence of offences endangering
national security or which would otherwise be contrary to the interest of
– The continued engagement of the contractor or the continued performance
of the contract is contrary to the interest of national security; or
– The school reasonably believes that any of the events mentioned above is
about to occur.