Topics in Focus
Taking into account the local characteristics and public aspirations, a GMP seeks to define the overall greening framework of a district, and serves as a guide for all parties involved in planning, design and implementation of greening works. In addition to identifying suitable locations for planting, the GMP will establish the greening themes and propose suitable planting species.
More information of GMP can be found in the Booklet on GMP: Download PDF (23MB)
For a brief description of the GMP project background and objectives, please click here (English only).
We are developing GMPs for the New Territories (NT). Development of GMP for Southeast NT (Sha Tin and Sai Kung Districts) and Northwest NT (Tuen Mun and Yuen Long Districts) commenced in May 2011. Development of GMP for remaining NT regions, which includes Southwest NT (Tsuen Wan, Kwai Tsing and Islands Districts) and Northeast NT (Tai Po and North Districts) commenced in February 2012. In view of the extensive geographical spread of the New Territories, we expect the GMPs will focus on densely populated areas (such as town centres), tourist attraction locations and major transportation routes.
During the development of the GMPs, we organize community forums to collect the views of the public on greening. Please click the following links for the reports of the community forums:
|Community forums for GMP for the Sai Kung District held on 9 March 2012 and 16 March 2012(Chinese only)||Download PDF|
|Community forums for GMP for the Sha Tin District held on 23 March 2012 and 30 March 2012(Chinese only)||Download PDF|
|Community forums for GMP for the Yuen Long District held on 13 April 2012 and 19 April 2012(Chinese only)||Download PDF|
|Community forum for GMP for the Tuen Mun District held on 27 April 2012(Chinese only)||Download PDF|
|Community forum for GMP for the North District held on 20 October 2012(Chinese only)||Download PDF|
|Community forum for GMP for the Islands District held on 26 October 2012(Chinese and English)||Download PDF|
|Community forum for GMP for the Kwai Tsing District held on 31 October 2012(Chinese only)||Download PDF|
|Community forum for GMP for the Tsuen Wan District held on 6 November 2012(Chinese only)||Download PDF|
|Community forum for GMP for the Tai Po District held on 10 November 2012(Chinese only)||Download PDF|
The GMPs for urban areas have been developed and greening works recommended for immediate implementation have been completed. For details of the greening themes, theme plants and photos of greening works completed in the urban areas, please click:
|Post :||Chief Engineer/Land Works,
Civil Engineering and Development Department,
2/F, Civil Engineering and Development Building,
101 Princess Margaret Road, Homantin, Kowloon
|Tel :||2762 5683|
|Fax :||2714 0079|