Problems & Solutions

South East New Territories (SENT) Landfill

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Location : Tai Chik Sha, Tseung Kwan O
Area   : 100 ha
Max. height of filling : 135 mPD
Max. depth of waste : 100 m
Capacity : 43 Mm³
Current waste intake : about 2,000 tonnes per day (2020)
Waste types : Starting from 6 January 2016, the SENT Landfill will only receive construction waste. For details on Waste Diversion Plan, please click here
Operation hours : 08:00- 22:00 (daily throughout the year)
Aftercare period : 30 years after completion of operation
Contractual Arrangement
Contract type : Design, construction, operation, restoration and aftercare to be carried out by the Contractor to the specified performance criteria
Client : Environmental Protection Department
Contractor : Green Valley Landfill Ltd.
Contractor Facility Office Tel : 2706 8800
Commencement of construction : September 1993
Commencement of operation : September 1994
Financial Details
Capital cost : $2,300 million
Operation cost : $200 million/year

Capital cost is in money-of-the-day prices.
Operation cost is in 2020/21 financial year.



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