Saturday, December 16 2017 22:49:45

CPD by Others
Code : 2015125
Event Name : Development of Small Hotels in Hong Kong
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Mr Anthony Chan, Managing Director, A & B Design Consultants Limited
Event Date : 25/09/2015
Event Time : 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 1207, 12/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Division : YSG
Organizer : YSG
Closing Date : Please refer to "Remarks"
Fee : HK$120 for members; HK$150 for non-members (HK$30 walk-in surcharge on all prices listed); Free of charge for student members studying full time degree (subject to availability)
Priority : YSG Members; First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

Mr Anthony Chan is a Registered Architect and Authorized Person with experience in small hotel development. His recent projects include a 60-room hotel in Wan Chai and an 84-room small boutique hotel in Shum Shui Po which is currently under construction.


This CPD event will give participants an understanding of the issues involved in developing small hotels in Hong Kong from the point of view of an experienced architect. The seminar will provide an overview of the statutory procedures and technical issues regarding small hotel development projects in Hong Kong. The following procedures and issues will be covered through a presentation and discussions:-


(A) Statutory Issues

  1. Definition of “Hotel/Guesthouse”
  2. Definition of “Small Hotel”
  3. Transport and parking issues
  4. Section 16 submission to the Town Planning Board and other planning issues


(B) Technical Issues

  1. Central AC/hot water installation
  2. Curtain Wall
  3. Beam Plus


(C) Discussions

  1. Prevailing issues regarding hotel/guesthouse licensing
  2. Discussion regarding converting an existing office building to a small hotel
  3. Discussion regarding converting an existing industrial building to a small hotel
  4. Quick steps to determine the feasibility of a site for small hotel development 
Remark :