Code : 2020007
Event Name : Control of New Buildings in Hong Kong
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Sr Anderson CB Chan
Former Senior Building Surveyor, Buildings Department
Chairman of Planning Institute of Australia (Hong Kong Chapter)
Event Date : 2021-01-16
Event Time : 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
CPD Hour(s) : 3
Venue : By online media – ZOOM
Division : YSG
Organizer : Young Surveyors Group
Fee : HK$340 for members; HK$400 for non-members (HK$30 walk-in surcharge on all prices listed); Free of charge for full time degree student members (subject to availability)
Priority : YSG Members; First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :


  1. Building Control in Hong Kong;
  2. Significance of an OP;
  3. What buildings require OP/TOP;
  4. When can make application;
  5. Who can make application;
  6. Processing an application for an OP or TOP;
  7. Internal circulation among Government Departments;
  8. Items checked by BD in processing an application for an OP or TOP (documents and inspection);
  9. Inspection of Fire Services Department for issue of fire certificate;
  10. OP for temporary building;
  11. Overall time implication for application;
  12. Liabilities (i.e. AP, RSE, RGBC and etc.) under the Buildings Ordinance;
  13. Case study from Buildings Committee.
Remarks :

Rescheduled from 23 January 2021

**PQSL hours shall be determined by the APC candidate's respective Division

The event will be conducted online via ZOOM. Successful registrants will be notified separately via email with the web link in due course to the online event.

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Payment : HKD 340