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Schedule of Fees and Charges

Fees for Inspection and Copying of Building / Minor Works Record

Fees
Description of Services Prescribed Fee (HK$)
Inspection
(a) Electronic Record $36.0 per file
Copying
(a) Electronic Record
Plans (certified) $42.0 per sheet
Plans (non-certified) $24.0 per sheet
Documents (certified) $8.0 per sheet
Documents (non-certified) $1.4 per sheet
One Stop Copy
(a) Electronic Record
Plans (certified) $93.0 per sheet
Plans (certified) $74.0 per sheet
(b) Occupation Permit (certified) $45.0 per copy
(c) Occupation Permit (non-certified) $38.0 per copy

Payment of Fees on Submission of Plans

Fees
Fee Description Prescribed Fee (HK$)
Submission of a new plan or a major revision of such plan of building works in respect of:
a proposed new industrial building with gross floor area of 20 000 square metres or less $2,740 for every 100 square metres or part thereof, minimum $10,400
a proposed new industrial building with gross floor area of more than 20 000 square metres $2,200 for every 100 square metres or part thereof, minimum $547,100
a proposed new non-industrial building with gross floor area of 10 000 square metres or less $4,340 for every 100 square metres or part thereof, minimum $10,350
a proposed non-industrial building with gross floor area of more than 10 000 square metres $3,480 for every 100 square metres or part thereof, minimum $434,400
Submission of a new plan or a major revision of such plan of building works in respect of proposed new buildings without accountable gross floor area or of alteration and addition works or other building works not resulting in a new building $14,200 for each size of 841 mm by 594 mm or part thereof of the plan

Miscellaneous Charges

Fees
Description of Services Prescribed Fee (HK$)
Issue of oil storage installation licence for a period of 12 months $47,000
Renewal of oil storage installation licence for a period of 12 months $30,300
Additional inspection upon completion of building works/street works (each additional inspection) $2,420
Inspection and test of drainage works pursuant to an order for rectifying unsatisfactory test results (per inspection) $925

Payment of Fees for Registration of Authorized Persons, Registered Structural Engineers, Registered Geotechnical Engineers, Registered Inspectors, Registered General Building Contractors and Registered Specialist Contractors

Fees
Description of Services Prescribed Fee (HK$)
Authorized Persons, Registered Structural Engineers and Registered Geotechnical Engineers :
(a) (i) For each application for inclusion of name in each list of the authorized persons' register or in the structural engineers' register or geotechnical engineers' register $6,200
(ii) For each inclusion of name in each list of the authorized persons' register or in the structural engineers' register or geotechnical engineers' register
  1. inclusion of name: $485
  2. retention for a period of 5 years: $1,350
$1,835
(b) For each application for retention of name in each list of the authorized persons' register or in the structural engineers' register or geotechnical engineers' register $1,350
(c) For each application for restoration of name in each list of the authorized persons' register or in the structural engineers' register or geotechnical engineers' register
  1. inclusion of name: $210
  2. retention for a period of 5 years: $1,350
$1,560
Registered Inspectors:
(a) (i) For each application for inclusion of name in each list of the inspectors' register by a person referred to in section 3(7AA) of the Buildings Ordinance (Cap 123) $990
(ii) For each application for inclusion of name in each list of the inspectors' register other than that referred to in subparagraph (i) $4,400
(iii) For each inclusion of name in each list of the inspectors' register for a period of 5 years $1,580
(b) For each application for retention of name in each list of the inspectors' register for a period of 5 years $1,240
(c) For each application for restoration of name in each list of the inspectors' register for a period of 5 years $1,550
Registered General Building Contractors and Registered Specialist Contractors:
(a) For application for registration as a general building contractor or as a specialist contractor in each sub-register in the register of specialist contractors
(i) a basic fee covering the applicant as an individual or, where the applicant is a partnership or a corporation, the first person appointed by the application to act for it $7,030
(ii) in addition to the basic fee, where the applicant is a partnership or a corporation, for each additional person appointed in the application to act for it $5,800
(b) For entry of name in the register of general building contractors or in each sub-register in the register of specialist contractors $1,460 for registration for a period of 3 years
(c) For renewal of registration in the register of general building contractors or in each sub-register in the register of specialist contractors $2,460 for renewal of registration for a period of 3 years
(d) For application for restoration of name to the register of the general building contractor or to each sub-register in the register of specialist contractors from which the name of the contractor has been removed $1,220 for restoration and $1,460 for registration for a period of 3 years
(e) If at any time prior to the expiry of its registration a registered general building contractor or a registered specialist contractor which is a partnership or a corporation makes any appointment of a person to act for it, then for an application for the approval of each person so appointed $6,100

Payment of Fees for Registration of Registered Minor Works Contractors

Fees
Description of Services Prescribed Fee (HK$)
Registered Minor Works Contractors (Individual) :
(a) For application for registration $155
(b) For application for renewal of registration $105
(c) For application for restoration of name to the register $105
(d) For application for registration of additional items of class III minor works $155
(e) For application for review of decision of the Building Authority or recommendation of the Minor Works Contractors Registration Committee in respect of application of registered minor works contractor (individual) relating to one or more items of class III minor works $110
Registered Minor Works Contractors (Company)
(a1) For application for registration, for the first proposed authorized signatory for the highest class of minor works to which the application relates:
(i) if the highest class of minor works to which the application relates is class I; $2,920
(ii) if the highest class of minor works to which the application relates is class II; or $1,100
(iii) if the application relates to class III minor works only $730
(a2) For application for registration, for each proposed authorized signatory other than the first one nominated in (a1) above:
(i) in the case of a proposed class I authorized signatory $2,440
(ii) in the case of a proposed class II authorized signatory $810
(iii) in the case of a proposed class III authorized signatory $560
(b) For registration as a registered minor works contractor (company):
(i) if the highest class of minor works for which the applicant is registered is class I; $595
(ii) if the highest class of minor works for which the applicant is registered is class II; or $595
(iii) if the applicant is registered for class III minor works only $595
(c) For application for renewal of registration:
(i) if the highest class of minor works to which the application relates is class I; $1,130
(ii) if the highest class of minor works to which the application relates is class II; or $835
(iii) if the application relates to class III minor works only $425
(d) For application for restoration of name to the register:
(i) if the highest class of minor works to which the application relates is class I; $1,300
(ii) if the highest class of minor works to which the application relates is class II; or $915
(iii) if the application relates to class III minor works only $435
(e) For application for registration of additional classes or types of minor works (in respect of each proposed authorized signatory):
(i) in the case of a proposed class I authorized signatory $2,700
(ii) in the case of a proposed class II authorized signatory $965
(iii) in the case of a proposed class III authorized signatory $615
(f) For application for approval of nomination of additional authorized signatory (in respect of each proposed authorized signatory):
(i) if the individual is a proposed class I authorized signatory $2,700
(ii) if the individual is a proposed class II authorized signatory $965
(iii) if the individual is a proposed class III authorized signatory $615
(g) For application for review of decision of the Building Authority or recommendation of the Minor Works Contractors Registration Committee in respect of application of minor works contractor (company) relating to one or more than one types of minor works under one or more classes (in respect of each proposed authorized signatory involved):
(i) if the highest class of minor works in which the individual is involved is class I $1,240
(ii) if the highest class of minor works in which the individual is involved is class II $835
(iii) if the individual is involved in class III minor works only $410

Fees for Copying of Investigation Report for Water Seepage Provided by the Joint Office

Fees
Description of Services Fee (HK$)*
Copying
Black and white copy $6.4 per sheet
Colour copy $7.8 per sheet
*Note:
The copying fees are not prescribed under the ordinance and are subject to revision from time to time.
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