Network Improvements

Retrofitting External Lifts at Railway Stations

Yau Ma Tei Station

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A new external lift at MTR Yau Ma Tei Station opened on 29 December 2016 for public use.

Project Description

A new external lift connects the street level to the station concourse of Yau Ma Tei (YMT) and in opposite to the Entrance D of YMT Station will be constructed. The new facility will provide a barrier free access for the disabled and elderly people.

Apart from retrofitting an external lift, a new adit with an approximate length of 16m connecting the lift with the station concourse is being constructed.

The construction work commenced in July 2013 and the new external lift was completed and opened for public use on 29 December 2016.