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Role and Functions of Rating and Valuation Department


Part IVA of the Landlord and Tenant (Consolidation) Ordinance (Cap. 7) (the Ordinance), which aims to implement tenancy control on subdivided units, took effect on 22 January 2022. The Rating and Valuation Department (RVD) has set up a section consisting of 50 staff to administer the provisions of the Ordinance, which include promoting public awareness of the regulatory regime under the new legislation; handling enquiries; providing free advisory and mediatory services to landlords and tenants on tenancy matters; endorsing the Notice of Tenancy (Form AR2) submitted by landlords; collating and preparing the reported rental information for publication; and taking enforcement action as appropriate.



Form and Template

Form Number Form / Template Title Downloadable Form Electronic Form Remarks
AR1 Form AR1
Landlord and Tenant (Consolidation) Ordinance (Cap.7)
Part IVA – Regulated Tenancies
Offer for Second Term Tenancy of a Regulated Cycle
*Available from October 2023
AR2 Form AR2
Landlord and Tenant (Consolidation) Ordinance (Cap.7)
Part IVA – Regulated Tenancies
Notice of Tenancy
PDF icon Electronic Form Note: The landlord must submit a Notice of Tenancy in Form AR2 within 60 days after the term of the tenancy commences.
AR3 new image Form AR3
Landlord and Tenant (Consolidation) Ordinance (Cap.7)
Form for Tenant's Enquiry about Notice of Tenancy (Form AR2)
PDF icon Electronic Form
TR4 Form TR4
Landlord and Tenant (Consolidation Ordinance (Cap. 7)
Section 120AAZQ(1) in Part IVA Regulated Tenancies
Application for a Certificate of Primary User
PDF icon Electronic Form
TR4D Form TR4D
Landlord and Tenant (Consolidation) Ordinance (Cap. 7)
Section 120AAZQ(2) in Part IVA Regulated Tenancies
Application for a Certificate of Primary User
(for use where a day of inspection is proposed)
PDF icon Electronic Form Fee: HK$3,850
Template for Tenancy Agreement for a Regulated Tenancy to which Part IVA of the Landlord and Tenant (Consolidation) Ordinance (Cap.7) applies
(for general reference only)
租賃協議範本下載

Other forms are downloadable from the website of RVD.


Publicity Materials

Offences & Complaints relating to Regulated Tenancies Booklet (pdf file)
“Regulated Tenancies” Booklet (pdf file)
“Regulated Tenancies” At a Glance (pdf file)
Regulated Tenancies of Subdivided Units - Tenants and Landlords both benefit by knowing their rights and responsibilities Poster (pdf file)
Landlord's Responsibilities for Subdivided Units under Regulated Tenancy Poster (pdf file)
Tenant's Rights on Subdivided Units under Regulated Tenancy Poster (pdf file)
“Regulated Tenancies” Poster (pdf file)
TV Announcement in Public Interest - To Know the Rights & Responsibilities new image
TV Announcement in Public Interest - Part IVA of the Ordinance
Radio Announcement in Public Interest - To Know the Rights & Responsibilities new image
Radio Announcement in Public Interest - Part IVA of the Ordinance


Support for People of Diverse Races

If you require specific language support for enquiries on tenancy matters in relation to Part IVA of the Ordinance, please call the following telephone interpretation hotlines 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.

Leaflet and posters in other language versions:

Bahasa Indonesia
Nepali नेपाली
Urdu اردو
Punjabi ਪੰਜਾਬੀ
Tagalog
Thai ภาษาไทย
Hindi हिन्दी
Vietnamese Tiếng Việt

In case of doubt or discrepancies, the Chinese and English versions shall prevail.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Frequently Asked Questions by RVD.

RVD’s Service on Tenancy Matters

Lands Tribunal

RVD officers are stationed daily at the Lands Tribunal to advise on tenancy matters relating to Ordinance.

Address of the Lands Tribunal : 38 Gascoigne Road, Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon
Telephone : 2771 3034
Opening Hours : Mondays to Fridays 8:45a.m. to 1:00p.m.
2:00p.m. to 5:30p.m.
(Closed on Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays)

District Offices

RVD officers are stationed at the scheduled times at the following five District Offices to advise on tenancy matters relating to the Landlord and Tenant (Consolidation) Ordinance (Cap. 7).

District Office

Address

Days and Time of Service
(except Public Holidays)

Wan Chai Grd. Flr., 2 O' Brien Road, Wan Chai, H.K.
Tel. : 2575 2477
Tuesday mornings
9:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
and Wednesday afternoons
2:15 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
(prior booking IS required)
Yau Tsim Mong Grd. Flr., Mong Kok Government Offices,
30 Luen Wan Street, Mong Kok, Kln
Tel. : 2399 2111
Friday afternoons
2:30 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
(prior booking IS required)
Kwun Tong Grd. Flr., The Grande Building, 398 Kwun Tong Road,
Kwun Tong, Kln.
Tel. : 2342 3431
Tuesday afternoons
2:30 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
(prior booking IS required)
Tai Po Grd Flr., Tai Po Government Offices Building,
1 Ting Kok Road, Tai Po, N.T.
Tel. : 2654 1262 or 2654 1239
Second and fourth Thursday afternoons of the month
2:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
(prior booking is NOT required)
Tsuen Wan 1st Flr., Tsuen Wan Station, Multi-storey Carpark Building, 174-208 Castle Peak Road, Tsuen Wan, N.T.
Tel. : 2492 5096
(Counter: 2412 3935)
First and third Thursday mornings of the month
9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
(prior booking is NOT required)

Rating and Valuation Department ("RVD")

Website:
By Email: enquiries@rvd.gov.hk
By Telephone: 2150 8303 (Regulated Tenancies)
2152 0111 (General Tenancy Matters, handled by "1823")
2152 2152 (24-hour Automated Telephone Enquiry Service)
Address: Room 3816-22, 38/F, Immigration Tower, 7 Gloucester Road, Wan Chai
(To enquire in-person concerning tenancy matters, please first call 2150 8303 to make an appointment with the Tenancy Services Section of RVD)
Opening hours: Monday to Friday: 8:15a.m. to 6:00p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays: Closed