The Lands Department (LandsD) today (March 4) posted notices of land resumption 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 implementation of the public housing developments at Sites 1, 4a (Part) (also known as 4a-1) and 6 of Kam Tin South, Yuen Long.
A total of 108 private lots with an area of about 12.3 hectares will be resumed. The said land will revert to the Government upon the expiry of a period of three months from the date of affixing the notices of land resumption (i.e. June 5, 2021).
The Government will continue to maintain close liaison with the relevant land owners and affected households and business undertakings, and properly handle their compensation and rehousing matters.
The public housing developments at Sites 1, 4a (Part) (also known as 4a-1) and 6 of Kam Tin South, Yuen Long, will provide a total of about 8 100 housing units upon full completion. The first batch of population intake is expected in 2026 to 2027.
Ends/Thursday, March 4, 2021
Issued at HKT 16:37