The Buildings Department approved 21 building plans in September
Six on Hong Kong Island, eight in Kowloon and seven in the New Territories. Ten were for apartment and apartment-commercial developments, six were for commercial developments, two were for factory and industrial developments and three were for community services developments.
Consent was given for work to start on 12 building projects that, when completed, will provide 25,918 square metres of gross floor area for domestic use, involving 173 units, and 91,177 sq m of gross floor area for non-domestic use.
The department received notification of the start of work for six building projects during the month. The department also issued 21 occupation permits – three on Hong Kong Island, six in Kowloon and 12 in the New Territories.
The gross floor area for domestic use was 204,820 sq m, involving 2,527 units, and 120,342 sq m was for non-domestic use. The declared cost of new buildings completed in September totalled $7.3 billion. Click here for details.