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Home Affairs Department

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Address: 3/F, North District Government Offices, 3 Pik Fung Road, Fanling, New Territories


District Secretary, North District Office
Tel:2675 1860
Fax:2675 4414


Tam Shui Hang Tsuen Sitting-out Area (Tam Shui Hang Tsuen, Sha Tau Kok, New Territories)

How To Apply: 

Send the application form 14 working days in advance of the filming date to District Secretary, North District Office with information on the location, date, time, synopsis of the film, description of the scenes, size of the crew and details of the use of any explosives and/or inflammable materials.
Processing time : 10 working days for simple cases.


$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.