This pilot scheme aims to increase the supply of transitional housing, by assisting the owners of designated subsidised sale developments of the Housing Society with premium unpaid to sublet individual bedroom(s) of their flats which are provisioned with 2 bedrooms or above to eligible families and individuals without the need to pay the premium.
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It is anticipated that the rental blocks of Hong Kong Housing Society in Aberdeen, viz Pak Sha Lau, Shun Fung Lau and Hoy Kong Lau of Yue Kwong Chuen, will be redeveloped after 5 years. Before redevelopment, the Housing Society will provide some of these vacant domestic flats as transitional housing for application by applicants of public rental housing of the Hong Kong Housing Authority who are awaiting for allocation of public rental housing.
Application Period: 16 July 2018 to 3 August 2018 (Application has been closed)
Application fee: HK$200
• 1 person family must be applicant of Single Elderly Persons Priority Scheme of the Hong Kong Housing Authority
• 2-3 person family
(the above applicant of both categories must hold a valid application for public rental housing (PRH) of the Housing Authority which has been registered for 3 years or above.)
1. The information of the Applicant and/or the persons listed in the application form must be the same as that of the application for public rental housing of the Housing Authority;
2. The Applicant and/or the persons listed in the application form must comply with the existing policies and criteria for applying public rental housing of the Housing Authority (including but not limited to number of family members, income and asset limit); and
3. The Applicant and/or the persons listed in the application form must not own any domestic property in Hong Kong (including subsidised sale flats) at any time from the date of application for the Housing Authority’s public rental housing up to the subsistence of the Monthly Licence issued under the Scheme.
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