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Home Affairs Department

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Address: 29/F, Southorn Centre, 130 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong


Set out below


Community Centres (CC), Community Halls (CH) and Town Hall of districts in the New Territories :
Kwai Tsing District - Cheung Ching Estate/ Cheung Fat Estate/ Tai Wo Hau Estate CC and Cheung Hang/ Kwai Fong/ Kwai Shing/ Lai King/ Shek Lei/ Tsing Yi Estate CH
North District - North District CC and Cheung Wah/ Luen Wo Hui/ Wo Hing/ Sha Tau Kok/ Ta Kwu Ling CH
Sai Kung District - King Lam Neighbourhood CC, Kin Choi/ Sheung Tak/ Tsui Lam/ Lohas Park/ Hang Hau CH and Sai Kung Jockey Club Town Hall
Sha Tin District - Heng On Estate/ Hin Keng Neighbourhood/ Lung Hang Estate CC and Chun Shek/ Kwong Yuen/ Lee On/ Lek Yuen/ Mei Tin/ Pok Hong/ Sha Kok/ Sun Tin Wai/ Wo Che/ Yuen Chau Kok CH
Tai Po District - Fu Heng Neighbourhood/ Tai Po/ Tai Wo Neighbourhood/ Wan Tau Tong Neighbourhood CC and Fu Shin/ Kwong Fuk/ Tai Yuen CH
Tsuen Wan District - Princess Alexandra CC and Lei Muk Shue/ Shek Wai Kok CH
Tuen Mun District - Butterfly Bay/ Leung King/ On Ting Yau Oi CC and Kin Sang/ Lung Yat/ Shan King/ Tai Hing/ Tseng Choi Street/ Tuen Mun Town Centre/ Wu Shan Road CH
Yuen Long District - Tin Shui/ Tin Yiu CC and Long Ping/ Tin Ching/ Tin Fai Road/ Yuen Long Town East CH

How To Apply: 

Send the application form 14 working days in advance of the filming date to respective District Officers (Attn : Senior Executive Officer (District Management)) with information on the location, date, time, synopsis of the film, description of the scenes, size of the crew, number of vehicles, requirement for parking spaces, use of government power supply and equipment required, and details of the use of any explosives and/or inflammable materials.
Processing time : 10 working days for simple cases.

Contact numbers of respective Senior Executive Officers (District Management) :
Kwai Tsing tel : 2494 4508 fax : 2489 1083
North tel : 2675 1720 fax : 2675 4414
Sai Kung tel : 3740 5333 fax : 2792 9440
Sha Tin tel : 2158 5300 fax : 2695 4305
Tai Po tel : 2654 1244 fax : 2652 1187
Tsuen Wan tel : 3515 5606 fax : 2412 0244
Tuen Mun tel : 2451 3464 fax : 2450 3014
Yuen Long tel : 2470 1113 fax : 2474 7261


$7,000 (basic charge) for the first 4 hours, $1,770 for each subsequent 4-hour block and a refundable deposit equal to the fees payable.
If extra government personnel is required to assist in the filming, the actual cost plus overheads will be charged. All fees are to be paid no less than 4 working days before filming.

PLI Cover: 

Applicants may be required to effect a public liability insurance at their own expense in the joint names of the Government of the HKSAR and the company, with terms and conditions to be approved by the Department.


1) The name of the property shall not be identified unless prior permission is sought.
2) The nature of the film shall not be a cause of embarrassment to the HKSAR Government, the property itself or any of its occupants whether they be tenants or their visitors or other invitees or licensees. Nor shall it offend the laws of Hong Kong or be of immoral, defamatory or political flavour.

Compliments to the government and public bodies that have agreed to consider applications to hire premises or facilities under their management for location filming.