Laws & Regulations

This section aims to provide detailed information on environmental laws and regulations for the general public as well as industries and trades which generate pollution during their operation.

International Conventions to which the People's Republic of China is not a party but which are implemented in Hong Kong may continue to be implemented in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. The Central People's Government shall, as necessary, authorise or assist the government of the Region to make appropriate arrangements for the application to the Region of the other relevant international agreements.

Individual citizens may visit Environmental Legislation and Enforcement for general information on environmental legislation and enforcement of environmental legislation.

Industries and trades may refer to Compliance Guides for guidance on compliance with legal requirements and Links to Ordinances & Regulations for the original version of environmental ordinances and regulations.



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