Town Planning Practice: Context, Procedures and Statistics by Lawrence Wai-chung Lai

By Lawrence Wai-chung Lai

This e-book is the 1st systematic try and introduce the present perform and facts of city making plans in Hong Kong.

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F) In processing lease enforcement matters of a site, there is a need for a 10 Context and Procedures lawyer to appreciate the legal implications of statutory plans applicable to the site. (g) A solicitor can help lodge in planning applications, or be involved in matters arising from them. In processing a planning application, review or appeal to a change in use, there is a need to understand the provisions of the Town Planning Ordinance. (h) A solicitor acting for a conveyancing purchaser in exercising due diligence regarding latent defects of the property needs to visit the property before completion with the relevant experts and documents.

6. According to the law governing the Legislative Council elections, a member of the functional constituency is entitled to an extra vote in addition to his or her right to vote as an ordinary citizen. Context and Procedures 30 This market phobia and interventionist outlook is often expressed in debates concerning the misconceived dichotomy between 'public interest' as claimed to be represented by 'the plan' or 'planning' on the one hand and 'private interest' ascribed to 'the market' on the other.

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