Railway Protection

Relevant Documents

Questions of Railway Protection can be dealt with through a variety of documents, Ordinances, agreements and / or other legal devices as follows:

  • Mass Transit Railway (Land Resumption and Related Provisions) Ordinance (Cap 276) Section 12 and Section 15
  • Mass Transit Railway Ordinance (Cap 556) Sections 29, 30, 34 and 35
  • Mass Transit Railway By-laws (Cap 556B)
  • Mass Transit Railway (North-West Railway) Bylaw (Cap 556H)
  • Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation Ordinance (Cap 372)
  • Railways Ordinance (Cap 519)
  • Buildings Ordinance (Cap 123)
  • Offences Against the Person Ordinance (Cap 212) Section 32
  • Excavation Permits
  • Government Land Grants / Licenses / Short Terms Tenancies - Engineering / Special Conditions
  • Private Legal Document such as DMC, Agreements, Assignments
  • Practice Note for Authorized Persons, Registered Structural Engineers and Registered Geotechnical Engineers APP-24 (PNAP APP-24)
  • Practice Note for Registered Contractors 14 (PNRC 14)
  • Works Bureau Technical Circular No. 19/2002 (WBTC No. 19/2002)
  • Environment, Transport and Works Bureau Technical Circular (Works) No. 33/2003 (ETWB TCW No. 33/2003)
  • Environment, Transport and Works Bureau Technical Circular (Works) No. 2/2005 (ETWB TCW No. 2/2005)