Public housing estates in Tai Po

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This is a list of public housing estates in Tai Po, Hong Kong

Overview[edit]

Name Type Inaug. No Blocks No Units Notes
Chung Nga Court 頌雅苑 HOS 1991 3 2,040
Elegance Garden 富雅花園 PSPS 1990 4 1,060
Fu Heng Estate 富亨邨 TPS 1990 8 2,229
Fu Shin Estate 富善邨 TPS 1985 6 4,600
King Nga Court 景雅苑 HOS 1992 2 700
Kwong Fuk Estate 廣福邨 Public 1983 8 6,189
Ming Nga Court 明雅苑 HOS 1985 3 1,680
Po Nga Court 寶雅苑 HOS 1989 3 2,448
Sun Hing Garden 新興花園 PSPS 1986 5 1,460
Tai Po Plaza 大埔廣場 PSPS 1985 5 1,480
Tai Wo Estate 太和邨 TPS 1989 9 2,582
Tai Yuen Estate 大元邨 Public 1980 7 4,876
Tak Nga Court 德雅苑 HOS 1992 1 816
Ting Nga Court 汀雅苑 HOS 1981 3 395
Wan Tau Tong Estate 運頭塘邨 TPS 1991 3 2,675
Wang Fuk Court 宏福苑 HOS 1983 8 1,984
Yat Nga Court 逸雅苑 HOS 1991 2 1,224
Yee Nga Court 怡雅苑 HOS 1993 5 1,750

Chung Nga Court[edit]

Chung Nga Court (Chinese: 頌雅苑) is a Home Ownership Scheme estate in the north of Tai Po, located near Fu Heng Estate. It comprises three residential buildings built in 1991.[1][2]

Name Type Completion
Chung Chun House Trident 3 1991
Chung Sin House Trident 4
Chung May House

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Elegance Garden[edit]

Elegance Garden (Chinese: 富雅花園) is a Private Sector Participation Scheme estate in Tai Po, near Uptown Plaza, Wan Tau Tong Estate and MTR Tai Po Market Station.[4][5][6] It was jointly developed by the Hong Kong Housing Authority and Chevalier Group.[7] It has four blocks built in 1990.

Name[8] Type Completion
Block 1 Private Sector Participation Scheme 1990
Block 2
Block 3
Block 4

Fu Heng Estate[edit]

Fu Heng Estate

Fu Heng Estate (Chinese: 富亨邨) is a mixed estate consisting of 8 residential buildings completed in 1990.[9] Some of the flats were sold to tenants through Tenants Purchase Scheme Phase 3 in 2000.[10]

Name Type Completion
Heng Shing House New Slab 1990
Heng Yue House
Heng Wing House Trident 3
Heng Tsui House
Heng Yiu House
Heng Tai House Trident 4
Heng Cheong House
Heng Lung House

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Fu Shin Estate[edit]

Fu Shin Estate

Fu Shin Estate (Chinese: 富善邨) is a mixed public housing and TPS estate, built on the reclaimed land of Tai Po Hoi.[12] The estate consists of six residential blocks completed in 1985.[9] In 2005, some of the flats were sold to tenants through Tenants Purchase Scheme Phase 6B.[13]

Name Type Completion
Shin Kwan House Trident 1 1985
Shin Lun House
Shin King House Trident 2
Shin Mei House
Shin Nga House
Shin Tsui House

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Lift plunges incident[edit]

In October 2008, an elevator of Shin Nga House, Fu Shin Estate which suddenly plunged 14 stories but no one was injured[15] raised concerns on the lift safety.[16] The Government later confirmed the incident was caused by the failure of the counterweight pulley bearing, which caused the dislodgement of all the 8 suspension ropes from the counterweight.[17]

King Nga Court / Tak Nga Court / Yat Nga Court[edit]

The three HOS estates, King Nga Court (Chinese: 景雅苑), Tak Nga Court (Chinese: 德雅苑) and Yat Nga Court (Chinese: 逸雅苑), are built near Wan Tau Tong Estate between 1991 and 1992.[1]

Court Name Type Completion
Yat Nga Court Yat Wing House Trident 4 1991
Yat Yan House
King Nga Court King Yan House NCB 1992
King Yuet House
Tak Nga Court Trident

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Kwong Fuk Estate[edit]

Kwong Fuk Estate

Kwong Fuk Estate (Chinese: 廣福邨) is the second public housing estate in Tai Po. Built at the reclaimed land at the east of Tai Po Old Market near Yuen Chau Tsai,[9][12] the estate consists of 8 residential buildings completed in 1983.

Name Type Completion
Kwong Yan House Old Slab 1983
Kwong Wai House
Kwong Lai House Twin Tower
Kwong Yi House
Kwong Yau House
Kwong Ping House
Kwong Chi House Trident 2
Kwong Shung House

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Ming Nga Court[edit]

Ming Nga Court

Ming Nga Court (Chinese: 明雅苑) is a Home Ownership Scheme estate in Tai Po.,[22] located at the reclaimed land of Tai Po Hoi[9][12] next to Fu Shin Estate and Yee Nga Court. It was developed by Hong Kong Housing Authority in 1985.[23]

Name Type Completion
Ming Hoi House Windwill 1985
Ming Yan House
Ming Cheong House

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Po Nga Court[edit]

Po Nga Court (Chinese: 寶雅苑) is a HOS estate near Tai Wo Estate, which has 3 residential buildings completed in 1989.[1][25]

Name Type Completion
Yat Wo House Trident 3 1989
Hing Wo House
Ka Wo House

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Sun Hing Garden[edit]

Sun Hing Garden is a Private Sector Participation Scheme estate in Tai Po, near Fu Shin Estate, Chung Nga Court, Ming Nga Court.[27] Built on the reclaimed land of Tai Po Hoi, the estate consists of 5 blocks built in 1986.

Name[28] Type Completion
Hong Che Court(Block 1) Private Sector Participation Scheme 1986
Hong Yan Court(Block 2)
Hong Shing Court(Block 3)
Hong Shun Court(Block 4)
Hong Man Court(Block 5)

Tai Po Plaza[edit]

Tai Po Plaza

Tai Po Plaza (Chinese: 大埔廣場) is a Private Sector Participation Scheme estate in Tai Po, near Tai Po Centre, Tai Yuen Estate, Fortune Plaza and Tai Po Centre Bus Terminus.[27] It was jointly developed by the Hong Kong Housing Authority and Shui On Group.[29] It has totally 5 blocks completed in 1985.

Name[30] Type Completion
Yee Fai Court Private Sector Participation Scheme 1985
Yee Fu Court
Yee Hing Court
Yee Sing Court
Yee Tak Court

Tai Wo Estate[edit]

Tai Wo Estate

Tai Wo Estate (Chinese: 太和邨) consists of 9 residential buildings completed in 1989. It is one of the public housing estates in Tai Po that is not built on the reclaimed land. Some of the flats were sold to tenants through Tenants Purchase Scheme Phase 3 in 2000.[10]

Name Type Completion
Oi Wo House New Slab 1989
On Wo House
Hang Wo House
Fook Wo House Trident 3
Hei Wo House
Kui Wo House
Lai Wo House
Sun Wo House
Tsui Wo House

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Tai Yuen Estate[edit]

Tai Yuen Estate

Tai Yuen Estate (Chinese: 大元邨) is the first public housing estate in Tai Po,[32][33] located at the town centre of Tai Po New Town.[citation needed] It is built on the reclaimed land of Tai Po Hoi, the estate consists of 7 residential blocks completed in 1980.[9]

Name Type Completion
Tai Yee House Triple H 1980
Tai Lok House
Tai Ling House Double H
Tai Yan House
Tai Tak House Old Slab
Tai Wing House
Tai Man House

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Ting Nga Court[edit]

Ting Nga Court (Chinese: 汀雅苑) is a Home Ownership Scheme estate in Tai Po, near Tai Yuen Estate. Built on the reclaimed land of Tai Po Hoi, It consists of 3 blocks completed in 1981.

Name[35] Type Completion
Nga Yin House Old-Cruciform 1981
Nga Man House
Nga Kwan House

Wan Tau Tong Estate[edit]

Yat Nga Court

Wan Tau Tong Estate (Chinese: 運頭塘邨) is the latest public housing estate in Tai Po, but it is not built on the reclaimed land. The estate consists of 3 residential buildings completed in 1991.[33][36] Some of the flats were sold to tenants through Tenants Purchase Scheme Phase 1 in 1998.[37]

Name Type Completion
Wan Hang House Trident 3 1991
Wan Lam House
Wan Loi House

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Wang Fuk Court[edit]

Wang Fuk Court

Wang Fuk Court (Chinese: 宏福苑) is a HOS estate in Tai Po, near Kwong Fuk Estate. It has 8 residential buildings, offering 1,987 units and built in 1983.[39]

Name[40] Type Completion
Wang Yan House Flexi 2 1983
Wang Tao House
Wang Sun House
Wang Kin House
Wang Tai House
Wang Cheong House
Wang Shing House
Wang Chi House

Yee Nga Court[edit]

Yee Nga Court

Yee Nga Court (Chinese: 怡雅苑) is a Home Ownership Scheme estate in Tai Po,[22] located at the reclaimed land of Tai Po Hoi[9][12] next to Fu Shin Estate and Ming Nga Court. It was developed by Hong Kong Housing Authority in 1993.

Name Type Completion
Yee Lai House NCB 1993
Yee Shun House
Yee Hau House
Yee Dat House
Yee Leung House

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