Hong Kong 2006
Chapter 12:
Land, Public Works and Utilities
Planning for Hong Kong
Land Supply
Building Safety and
Organisational Framework
The Town Planning
Hong Kong Planning
Standards and Guidelines
Territorial Development Strategy
Sub-regional Development Strategies
District Planning
Urban Renewal
Planning Studies
Urban Development Areas
New Towns
Building Development
Land Administration
Land Acquisition
Land Disposal
Land Management and
Lease Enforcement
Government Conveyancing
Survey and Mapping
Land Registration
Land Registry Business Volume in 2006
Drainage Services
Civil Engineering
Water Supplies
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Land Registry Business Volume in 2006
 Registration Services
 (Distribution of Land Documents Lodged for Registration)
 Nature Number
 Agreements for sale and purchase of building units99 087
 Agreements for sale and purchase of land2 086
 Assignments of building units125 983
 Assignments of land5 804
 Building mortgages/building legal charges117
 Other mortgages/legal charges101 222
 Others239 076
 Total573 375
 Search Services
 (Distribution of Searches of Land Registers and Records)
 Online Searches*Counter Searches
 NumberPer centNumberPer cent
 3 714 47586.4584 011 13.6
*Online searches are conducted through Integrated Registration Information System (IRIS) Online Services.

Work is continuing on the setting up of a title registration system. During the year, the registry reviewed the Land Titles Ordinance and consulted the relevant stakeholders. Work also started during the year on developing information technology systems to facilitate title registrations.








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