Horse Racing
Gradual resumption of services at Off-Course Betting Branches

10/05/2022 18:12

In view of the stabilisation of the COVID-19 situation, and after taking into account factors such as the operation of Off-Course Betting Branches (OCBBs) after re-opening and the demand of customers, the Club has decided to resume betting services on the days of non-day race meeting and extend opening hours at OCBBs from 12 May. OCBBs will resume normal operation from 1 June and operate during day race and night race meetings.  

From 12 May to 31 May, all OCBBs will open from 12:00 nn to 8:00 pm on non-racedays (12:00 nn to 6:00 pm on Monday), from 12:00 nn to 9:15 pm on Mark Six draw days, from 12:00 nn to 6:00 pm on the days of night race meeting and be closed on the days of day race meeting. Priority Zone and Media Hall will not open, and broadcast of horse races and football matches will not be available.

From 1 June, OCBBs will resume normal operation including day race and night race meetings. For details, please visit
All persons entering OCBBs must meet Vaccine Pass requirements, and are required to scan the LeaveHomeSafe QR code using the LeaveHomeSafe mobile application and present vaccination record in accordance with the Vaccine Pass requirements. Public health measures including body temperature scanning, mask-wearing, social distancing and cleaning and disinfecting will be implemented in all OCBBs.      

Details of the opening of OCBBs from 12 May to 31 May are as follows:

Opening OCBBs:


Opening days and hours:

12:00 nn to 8:00 pm
(Monday: 12:00 nn to 6:00 pm)

Mark Six draw days
12:00 nn to 9:15 pm

Days of night race meeting
12:00 nn to 6:00 pm

Days of day race meeting

Services available:

– Betting (Horse racing, Football, Mark Six)
– Betting account deposits and withdrawals
– Cashing-in of vouchers or winning tickets
– Opening or re-activation of betting accounts
– e-Wallet registration
– Betting accounts maintenance


*Entrants to OCBBs must be aged 18 or above