Table 11 : Parking Standards

Section 3 : Parking Standards for Commercial Facilities

[ Table Summary ]

Type of Development

Parking Requirements Standards

Remarks

Loading/Unloading
Requirements Standards

Remarks

4.

Hotels

(a)

Main Urban Areas & New Towns

   

 -

1 car space per 100 rooms.

-

In addition, for hotels with conference and banquet facilities:
0.5-1 car space per 200m2 GFA of conference and banquet facilities.

 

 

   

 -

Car parking spaces are for the use of hotel limousines and the operational needs of staff.

   

 -

Loading/unloading bays for goods vehicles: 0.5-1 goods vehicle bay per 100 rooms.

- Lay-by for taxi and private cars :*

- Lay-by for single-deck tour buses:#

-

Additional provision for convention centres and banquet facilities to be determined by the Authority.

 

   

 -

Bays to be located close to the service entrance. Manoeuvring of goods vehicles should be within the curtilage of the site; generally no reversing movement into/from a public road will be permitted.

-

Layout should be such that vehicles ingress, pick-up/set down, egress with no reversing movement nor tailback into a public road. Adequate passenger waiting area to be provided adjacent to lay-by.

-

Lay-by should be such that bus ingress, egress with no tailback into a public road. Adequate passenger waiting area to be provided adjacent to lay-by.

4.

Hotels

(b)

Other areas

   

-

Not less than 1 single-deck tour bus parking space for every 200 guest rooms or part thereof.

-

Not less than 1 car parking space for every 10 guest rooms.

-

Additional provision for hotels with conference and banquet facilities:

2-5 car spaces per 200m2 GFA of conference and banquet facilities

   

-

Access to and egress from parking areas should be from a minor road within the confines of the sites.

-

Provision is subject to any Closed Road Permit policies et al.

   

-

Not less than 1 bay for goods vehicles for every 100 guest rooms or part thereof.

-

Additional provision for convention centres and banquet facilities to be determined by the Authority.

 

5.

Commercial Entertainment Facilities (e.g. cinemas, theatres.)

-

Range of 0 to 1 car parking space for every 20 seats or part thereof.

-

Generally no provision for cinemas in the Metropolitan Area as these are mostly in areas well served by public transport.

-

Except for cinemas, 1 loading/unloading bay for goods vehicles where practicable.

-

Not less than 1 picking up/setting down lay-by for taxis and private cars for every 400 seats or part thereof.

-

In preparation of development plans, some additional lay-bys for taxis and private cars should be incorporated in the vicinity of known cinemas, theatres and the like.

 

(Refer to Statement of Intent and General Notes for Section 3 for further guidance)

 

Notes:   

 * - Lay-by for taxi and private cars :

[Table Summary]

Hotel Type
Minimum No.
≤299 rooms
2
300-599 rooms
3
≥600 rooms
4

 

# - Lay-by for single-deck tour buses:

[ Table Summary ]

Hotel Type
Minimum No.
≤299 rooms
1
300-899 rooms
2-3
≥900 rooms
3

 

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