About Us

THE ORDINANCE

The Landscape Architects Registration Board (LARB) of Hong Kong was established on 10 September 1997 under the Landscape Architects Registration Ordinance - Cap. 516 (LARO).

LARB operates in strict accordance with the LARO - Cap 516. A current version of the Ordinance can be found here.

THE REGISTRAR

According to Section 10 of LARO, the Board shall appoint a person to be Registrar, who shall be responsible for the custody of the register and shall serve as secretary to the Board. The current Registrar is:

Name

Mr CHO Hing, Nathan

Role

Registrar

THE Board

According to Section 3 of LARO, LARB shall consist of not less than 10 members appointed by the Council of the Hong Kong Institute of Landscape Architects (HKILA). These members must also be members of HKILA. The Chief Executive of HKSAR Government may appoint one member. The current Board members are:

Name

Mr CHAN Yuen King, Paul
Mr CHOW Yun Tong
Mr CHUNG Cho Kwan, Christopher
Ms HUNG Yee Man, Siuman
Ms KONG Wing Yee, Virginia
Mr LAU Chi Kong, Thomas
Mr LAU Hing Tat, Patrick
Ms NG Tze-kwun, Kathy
Mr LO Lap Kei, Sunny
Mr LO Shun Cheong
Mr TAI Kai Wai, Thomas
Ms TSANG Hang Lun, Helen

Role

Vice-chairman
Member
Member
Member
Member
Member
Member
appointed by the Chief Executive
Member
Chairman
Member
Member

REGISTRATION COMMITTEE

According to Section 16 of LARO, the Board may appoint a Registration Committee of not less than 3 persons who are members of the Hong Kong Institute of Landscape Architects (HKILA). The Chief Executive of HKSAR Government may appoint one member to this Committee. The current Registration Committee members are:

Name

Mr CHAN Yuen King, Paul
Mr CHO Hing, Nathan
Mr CHOW Yun Tong
Mr LAU Chi Kong, Thomas
Mr TAI Kai Wai, Thomas

Role

Member
Registrar
Member
Member
Chairman

INQUIRY COMMITTEE

According to Section 21 of LARO, the Board may refer any complaint concerning a disciplinary offence to an Inquiry Committee for decision, and for that purpose the Board may establish an Inquiry Committee of not less than 3 members of the Hong Kong Institute of Landscape Architects (HKILA).

REVIEW COMMITTEE

According to Section 25(2) of LARO, the Board shall appoint 3 of its members to site with the Chairman of the Board as a Review Committee to review the decision of the Inquiry Committee. The Board shall not appoint a member of the Inquiry Committee to be a member of the Review Committee.

Enquiry shall be made in writing to:

P.O. Box 97511 Tsim Sha Tsui Post Office