Government posts notices of land resumption for establishment of Agricultural Park (Phase 1) in Kwu Tung South

The Lands Department today (August 27) posted notices in accordance with section 4 of the Lands Resumption Ordinance (Chapter 124) and section 14 of the Roads (Works, Use and Compensation) Ordinance (Chapter 370) for the resumption of land for the establishment of the Agricultural Park (Phase 1) in Kwu Tung South. The Phase 1 development comprises the formation of land, related infrastructure and associated park facilities as well as associated road works. The notices for the land resumption will be gazetted tomorrow (August 28).

A total of 67 private lots with a total area of about 8 hectares will be resumed under the above-mentioned ordinances. The affected private lots will revert to the Government upon the expiry of a period of three months from the date of affixing the notices (i.e. on November 28).

Construction works are expected to commence within this year for completion in stages between 2021 and 2023.

Ends/Thursday, August 27, 2020
Issued at HKT 13:00