Code : 2023036
Event Name : 終須一「變」: Long-Awaited Amendments to Compulsory Sale Regime
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Mr Alan Yip, Partner of Howse Williams
Event Date : 2023-02-28
Event Time : 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Registration Closing Date : 2023-02-21
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : By online media – ZOOM
Division : GPD
Organizer : General Practice Division
Fee : HK$150 for members; HK$250 for non-members
Priority : First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

To share the views of a legal practitioner on Government's proposed amendments to the Land (Compulsory Sale for Redevelopment) Ordinance (Cap.545 of the Laws of Hong Kong) in the Legislative Council Paper published by the Development Bureau in November 2022.

Alan will discuss the following amendments proposed by Government :-

  • Lowering the thresholds for compulsory sale applications.
  • Allowing flexibility for combining multiple adjoining lots in single application.
  • Streamlining process of compulsory sale applications.
  • Enhanced support to minority owners.

Alan will also share his views on Government's proposed amendments including the following :-

  • Impact of Government's proposed amendments on future compulsory sale applications.
  • How to balance the interest of majority owners and minority owners.
  • Other aspects which should be covered in the proposed amendments to further improve the mechanism/ regime.
Remarks :

The event will be conducted online via ZOOM. Upon successful payment of the registration fee, the ZOOM link for joining the CPD event will be available in the CPD/PQSL profile under the "Member Area" of the HKIS website.

On-line registration is not applicable for non-HKIS members. To register, please complete the CPD registration form ( and return with payment to the HKIS Secretariat.

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Payment : HKD 150
Face-to-Face/Zoom : By Zoom