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Practice Note on Building Numbering

Practice Note 1/2007

Principles on Allocation of Building Numbers and Guidelines for Displaying Building Numbers, Unit Designations, Signages and Names of Streets, Arcades and Buildings (For All Areas except Rural Properties in New Territories Villages)

This practice note (pdf file) sets out the principles on allocation of building numbers and guidelines for displaying building numbers, unit designations, signages, and names of streets, arcades and buildings for new developments. The objective is to regularise the building numbering practices in Hong Kong for the convenience of visiting public, tourists, postal delivery, emergency services as well as rates and Government rent assessment and collection.