The Buildings Department approved 13 building plans in April – four on Hong Kong Island, four in Kowloon and five in the New Territories.
Eight were for apartment and apartment-commercial developments, four for commercial developments and one for a community services development.
Consent was given for work to start on nine building projects that will provide 150,327 sq m of gross floor area for domestic use involving 2,031 units and 83,045 sq m of gross floor area for non-domestic use.
The department issued 25 occupation permits – seven on Hong Kong Island, three in Kowloon and 15 in the New Territories.
Buildings certified for occupation have 100,215 sq m of gross floor area for domestic use involving 1,204 units and 171,536 sq m for non-domestic use.
The declared cost of new buildings completed in April was $12.8 billion.