Part IVA of the Landlord and Tenant (Consolidation) Ordinance - Regulated Tenancies
Part IVA of the Landlord and Tenant (Consolidation) Ordinance (“LTCO”) has taken effect on 22 January 2022. You may refer to the following information for general references.
TV and Radio Announcement in Public Interest
Support for People of Diverse Races
If you require specific language support for enquiries on tenancy matters in relation to Part IVA of the Landlord and Tenant (Consolidation) Ordinance, please call the telephone interpretation hotlines (tabulated below) of the Centre for Harmony and Enhancement of Ethnic Minority Residents (CHEER). The interpreters will make a conference call for you with RVD’s officers to provide interpretation for you.
“Regulated Tenancies” at a glance in other language versions:
|Languages||“Regulated Tenancies” at a glance||Hotline|
|Bahasa Indonesia||Download||3755 6811|
In case of doubt or discrepancies, the Chinese and English versions shall prevail.
NGO's Service Teams
The Government has engaged non-governmental organisations (“NGOs”) to set up six district Service Teams, assisting RVD to promote the new legislation to implement the tenancy control on SDUs at district level, including arranging different types of promotional activities regularly at the Service Districts to help landlords and tenants to understand their respective rights and obligations under the Ordinance, and to handle general enquiries, etc. Details of the six district Service Teams are as follows:
|Service Region||Service District (Based on District Council Boundary)||Service Team||Contact Telephone Email Address|
|Hong Kong Island||Central & Western, Eastern, Southern, Wan Chai||New Home Association Hong Kong Island Service Centre||2807 2188 / 9267 9548
|Kowloon West (1)||Yau Tsim Mong||Y.T.M. Concern For Livelihood Association||6257 4590
|Kowloon West (2)||Sham Shui Po||Hong Kong Single Parents Association||9813 7512
|Kowloon Central & East||Kowloon City, Wong Tai Sin, Kwun Tong||New Home Association Kowloon West Service Centre||2720 7010 / 6435 2496
|New Territories West||Yuen Long, Tuen Mun, Tsuen Wan, Kwai Tsing, Islands||New Territories Association of Societies (Community Services) Foundation||5169 5757
|New Territories East||Tai Po, North, Sai Kung, Sha Tin||Shatin Inhabitants Association||2691 8055 / 9683 0925
In addition, the Government has also engaged an NGO (Lok Kwan Social Service) to establish and manage a web-based information portal for sharing of SDU-related information for publicity and educational purpose. The portal can be accessed here.