Civil Aid Service

The Civil Aid Service (CAS) is a civil organisation that assists in a variety of auxiliary emergency roles, including search and rescue operations in Hong Kong. CAS is funded by the Hong Kong Government and its members wear uniforms.

Civil Aid Services
Agency overview
Formed1952; 69 years ago (1952)
JurisdictionHong Kong
Headquarters8 To Wah Road, Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon
Employees112 full time; 3,634 adult members and 3,232 cadet members
Minister responsible
Agency executives
  • Mr.LO Yan-Lai, Commissioner
  • Mr.Fong Yiu Tong,Francis, Chief Staff Officer (Acting) and Deputy Commissioner (Operation) (Acting)
Civil Aid Service
Traditional Chinese民眾安全服務隊
Simplified Chinese民众安全服务队
Traditional Chinese民安隊
Simplified Chinese民安队
CAS Headquarters