In accordance with the Preparedness and Response Plan for Novel Infectious Disease of Public Health Significance (2020), the Government has formulated a comprehensive prevention and control strategy as well as mandatory quarantine measures, including setting up of quarantine centres and implementation of mandatory home quarantine measures, with a view to strengthening prevention and reducing the risk of spreading of the novel coronavirus.
Quarantine arrangements in response to novel coronavirus infection (with photo). (2020, February 3). HKSAR Gov Press Releases. Retrieved from https://www.info.gov.hk/gia/general/202002/03/P2020020300722.htm