Table 6 : Standards ofs Provision for Core Activities

[Simple Table Format]

Core Activity Population Standard Remarks
Indoor Provision
Badminton2
Squash
Table Tennis2
Fitness/Dance
Gymnastics
Swimming

Swimming pool complex

Leisure pool

 
1 per 8 000                         )
on a district need basis       )
1 per 7 500 or                     )
2 per 15 000                       )
1 per sports centre
1 per district
1 per 287 000 or
1 m2 water per 85
1 per district
   
-

Provided in sports centres,   leisure centres or purpose-built facilities in composite   developments

-

To be accommodated in the  multi-purpose arenas in sports  centres

Outdoor Provision
Tennis1
Basketball1&2
Volleyball1
Football
Mini-Soccer

5-a-side3

7-a-side3

 
Rugby/Baseball/Cricket
 
Athletics
 
Roller Skating Rink
 
Jogging Track
 
Childrens' Playground2 & 4
 
2 per 30 000
1 per 10 000
1 per 20 000
1 per 100 000
1 per 30 000                       )
1 per 30 000                       )
 
1 per district
 
1 per 200 000-250 000
 
300 m2 per 30 000
 
500m-1 000m per 30 000
 
400 m2 per 5 000
   
- Minimum 2 courts
-

Football pitches within sports grounds do not count towards standard due to their inaccessibility to the general public

- Provision for both facilities
-

To be accommodated in multi-purpose grass pitches

   
-

To be accommodated in   sports ground/sports complex

   
-

May be provided in district   open space or as part of  pedestrian circulation system


Notes:

1 Facilities which may also be provided indoors. However, indoor provision within Sports Centres on a share facility basis is normally considered as a bonus and does not count towards the HKPSG. In the absence of outdoor space, indoor provision within dedicated, purpose-designed, facilities may be countable.

2 Facilities which are normally provided in public housing developments as outdoor provision. Informal facilities such as kickabout areas or basketball shooting areas, and courts of minor substandard size may be acceptable and countable towards the standard of provision for recreation facilities in public housing developments which have obvious site constraints.

3 Optional facilities to be provided in public housing developments where site conditions permit.

4 Facility to be integrated with open space/play areas for all age groups and persons with disabilities to foster a sense of community in public housing developments.



 

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   Last revision date : October 2015