Town planning in Hong Kong

a review of planning appeal decisions
  • 554 Pages
  • 0.17 MB
  • English
Hong Kong University Press , Hong Kong
City planning and redevelopment law -- China -- Hong Kong, City planning -- China -- Hong
StatementLawrence Wai-Chung Lai
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 554 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16951455M
ISBN 109622094988

This book addresses one of Hong Kong's most sensitive issues: land-use planning Town planning in Hong Kong book its effects on land supply and the housing market. The present planning system and the conflicts between various planning ordinances are criticized.

The book proposes several ways to minimizing the transaction costs of development and environmental : Lawrence W. Lai. Town Planning in Hong Kong: A Review of Planning Appeals; Lawrence Wai-Chung Lai ; Book; Town planning in Hong Kong book by: Hong Kong University Press, HKU; View contents.

View Citation; summary. This book goes beyond the usual requirements of books on 'case and materials': it systematically documents the facts and arguments presented in the decisions, distills Author: Lawrence Wai-Chung Lai.

Town Planning in Hong Kong A Review of Planning Appeals is a thorough analysis of 50 unreported cases of the Town Planning Appeal Board on appeals against the Town Planning Board decisions concerning planning applications and review.4/5(1).

This User’s Guide aims to demystify Hong Kong’s town planning process, taking into account recently implemented changes to the Town Planning (Amendment) Ordinance (TPAO). The guide book will help Hong Kong people participate more effectively in the planning of Hong Kong.

Town Planning in Hong Kong A Review of Planning Appeals 作者: Lai, Lawrence Wai-Chung 页数: ISBN: 豆瓣评分. Lai, LWC. Town Planning in Hong Kong: A Critical Review. 2nd ed. Hong Kong: City University of Hong Kong Press, How to Cite. This new title brings together in a single book the operation of the Town Planning Ordinance and the legal process for challenging planning decisions.

In two parts, the first section of the book sets out and explains the plan making and development control functions that the Town Planning Ordinance has in Hong Kong with reference to the evolving case law. Town Planning in Hong Kong: A Review of Planning Appeals is a thorough analysis of 50 unreported cases of the Town Planning Appeal Board on appeals against the Town Planning Board decisions concerning planning applications and review.

New Town Planning Committee. Under the TPO, the TPB may also appoint a committee among its members to consider representations to draft statutory plans. Planning System: Hong Kong’s planning system comprises development strategies at the territorial level and various types of statutory and departmental plans at the district/local level.

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The following is an incomplete list of urban settlements, towns, new towns (satellite towns) in Hong Kong. The Government of Hong Kong is unitary and does not define cities and towns as subsidiary administrative units [citation needed].The limits of the City of Victoria, Kowloon and New Kowloon are stated in law, but none of these three areas has the legal status of a city or a town.

events in Kampala City, Uganda, since the inception of modern town planning inand runs through the various planning episodes of, and The planning ideas at interplay in each planning period and their expression in planning schemes vis-à-vis spatial outcomes form the major Size: 8MB. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lai, Lawrence Wai-chung.

Town planning in Hong Kong. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, © (OCoLC) Addresses one of Hong Kong's most sensitive issues: land-use planning d its effects on land supply and the housing market. This book proposes several ways. Urban Design Guidlines for Hong Kong Urban Design Guidelines for Hong Kong 1 The Planning Department commissioned the “Urban Design Guidelines for Hong Kong”(the Study) in early with a view to preparing a set of guidelines to promote public awareness on design considerations, and to provide a broad framework for urban design Size: 2MB.

Submission of representations/ comments/ further representations should comply with the requirements set out in TPB PG-No. 29B, in particular, if the full name and the first four alphanumeric characters of HKID card/passport number are not provided, the submission shall be treated as not having been Secretariat of Town Planning Board (TPB) reserves the right to require the representer.

Town. Together with the existing new town areas, they will form the Fanling/Sheung Shui/Kwu Tung New Town. The NDAs project is essential to Hong Kong’s medium and long-term land supply and will become a major source of housing supply.

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The KTN and FLN NDAs will provide about 60 units in total, of which 60% will be subsidised housing units. User’s Guide to the Town Planning Process: Planning is for the Community Good Town planning is about how Hong Kong works as an integrated city and rural entity.

The town planning process defines what the community sees as appropriate uses of land and provides ways to ensure it is used in the proper way. Since Junethe role of. Description This book is the first systematic attempt to introduce the current practice and statistics of town planning in Hong Kong.

Part I gives an analytical account of the practical and ideological context, discusses design principles and describes procedures of town planning with particular reference to change in use.3/5(1).

TOWN PLANNING ORDINANCE (Cap. ) Contents Section Page 1. Short title 2 1A. Interpretation 2 2. Appointment of Town Planning Board 6 2A. Appointment of committees by the Board 8 2B.

Transaction of business by circulation of papers 10 2C. Meetings of Board and of committees 12 3. Functions of the Board 14 4. Contents of lay-out plans and File Size: KB.

has s of City & Town Planning - Architectural Aspects books on sale in Hong Kong. Sir Leslie Patrick Abercrombie FRIBA (/ ˈ æ b ər k r ʌ m b ɪ /; 6 June – 23 March ) was an English town ombie came to prominence in the s and 40s for his urban planning of the cities of Plymouth, Hull, Bath, Edinburgh and Bournemouth, and later for his radical plan to rebuild the post-war City of : 6 JuneAshton upon Mersey, Cheshire.

An applicant with a professional town planning institute membership or a town planning degree or diploma or a pass in all the necessary examinations required for full membership of a professional town planning institute not recognized by the Board, or a degree or diploma in town planning obtained outside Hong Kong at a territory which has no.

Planning Enquiry Counters, Access to Information. | Important notices: Last revision date: 13 September How to Make Application for Amendment of Plan under Section 12A.

Applicant who would like to publish notice of application in local newspapers to meet one of the Town Planning Board's requirements of taking reasonable steps to obtain consent of or give notification to current land owner(s) as specified in Town Planning Board Guidelines No.

TPB PG-No. 31A should publish the notice in the. Hong Kong Planning Standards and Guidelines The Hong Kong Planning Standards and Guidelines provide the criteria for determining the scale, location and site requirements of various land uses and facilities applicable to planning studies, town plans and development control.

These are reviewed from time to time to take. The principal body responsible for statutory planning in Hong Kong is the Town Planning Board (TPB). It is formed under the Town Planning Ordinance (TPO) and served by the PlanD. Comprising predominantly non-official members, the TPB oversees the preparation of draft statutory plans, considers representations to such draft plans and considers applications for planning permission and amendments to plans.

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The notice of appeal shall be submitted by hand or by registered mail to the Secretary, Town Planning Appeal Board, 17/F, West Wing, Central Government Offices, 2 Tim Mei Avenue, Tamar, Hong Kong.

At the same time that a notice of appeal is lodged, the appellant shall serve a copy of it to the Secretary, Town Planning Board.

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This paper shows the importance that urban planning plays in the development of Hong Kong. This leads to a reassessment of the role of the government, which is the sole proprietor of the land, in Author: Louis Augustin-Jean.Founded inThe University of Hong Kong is the leading and oldest tertiary institute in Hong Kong.

In the early years, the University was host to four Faculties: Arts, Engineering, Medicine and Science. The late ’s and the ’s were characterized by the city’s dramatic expansion due to emigration from China and the needs of the industry. The journalist Peter Popham, in the book City of Darkness, summed it up well when he wrote about the Walled City settlement in Kowloon, Hong Kong:Author: David Rudlin.