The Town Planning Board (TPB) agreed to the proposed amendments to the Town Planning Board Guidelines No. 36A for Class A and Class B Amendments to Approved Development Proposals (TPB PG-No. 36A) on 2 February 2018.  The revised Guidelines (i.e. TPB PG-No. 36B) has been promulgated on 2 March 2018 and the Schedule of Class A and Class B amendments has also been published in the Gazette on the same date with immediate effect.  The revised Guidelines TPB PG-No. 36B can be inspected at the TPB’s website (http://www.info.gov.hk/tpb/en/forms/Guidelines/TPB_PG_36.pdf). This pamphlet explains the transitional arrangements relating to the applications for amendments to the approved development proposals under section 16A of the Town Planning Ordinance (s.16A applications) received before the promulgation of TPB PG-No. 36B.  

 

S.16A applications received by the TPB before the promulgation of TPB PG-No. 36B on 2 March 2018 shall continue to be processed in accordance with TPB PG-No. 36A, whereas s.16A applications received on or after 2 March 2018 shall be processed in accordance with TPB PG-No. 36B.  TPB PG-No. 36A will cease to have effect after all outstanding cases have been processed. 

 

TPB PG-No. 36B can be obtained from:

Secretariat of the TPB
          Address:                    15/F, North Point Government Offices, 333 Java Road, North Point, Hong Kong
          Telephone:                 2231 4810 or 2231 4835
          Fax:                            2877 0245 or 2522 8426
          E-mail address:         tpbpd@pland.gov.hk 
         
Planning Enquiry Counters of the Planning Department
          Address:                    17/F, North Point Government Offices, 333 Java Road, North Point, Hong Kong
                                                                                                or
                                             14/F, Sha Tin Government Offices, 1 Sheung Wo Che Road, Sha Tin, New Territories
          Hotline:                       2231 5000
          E-mail address:         enquire@pland.gov.hk

 

TPB’s website

          Hyperlink:                   http://www.info.gov.hk/tpb/en/forms/Guidelines/TPB_PG_36.pdf

 

 

 

Any enquiries on the above may be addressed to the Secretariat of the TPB or to the Planning Enquiry Counters of the Planning Department. 

 

Secretariat of the Town Planning Board

March 2018