Chapter Number and Title of Enactment

Chapter:

123FTitle:Building (Planning) Regulations

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: If this pencil mark appears at the beginning of a provision, that provision is subject to amendments that are already in operation but have not yet been incorporated in its text.

Table of contents of enactment:
Cap 123F Empowering section
Cap 123F Part IGeneral
Cap 123F reg 1Citation
Cap 123F reg 2Interpretation
Cap 123F reg 3Protection of balconies and verandahs
Cap 123F reg 3AProtection of openings
Cap 123F reg 4Buildings not to obstruct, endanger or cause nuisances
Cap 123F reg 5Access to buildings and provision of access lanes, etc., on site of new building
Cap 123F reg 6Building Authority to determine width of road or street
Cap 123F Part IIPROJECTIONS
Cap 123F reg 7Eaves, cornices, mouldings, etc.
Cap 123F reg 8(Repealed L.N. 79 of 1992)
Cap 123F reg 9(Repealed L.N. 79 of 1992)
Cap 123F reg 10Balconies and canopies over streets
Cap 123F reg 11(Repealed L.N. 79 of 1992)
Cap 123F reg 12No doorways on to canopy
Cap 123F reg 13Use of verandahs or balconies
Cap 123F reg 14(Repealed L.N.57 of 1965)
Cap 123F reg 15Doors, etc. not to open over streets
Cap 123F Part IIIHEIGHTS, SITE COVERAGE, PLOT RATIO, OPEN SPACES AND LANES*
Cap 123F reg 16(Repealed L.N. 406 of 1987)
Cap 123F reg 17(Repealed L.N. 54 of 1969)
Cap 123F reg 18(Repealed L.N. 54 of 1969)
Cap 123F reg 18ASite classification
Cap 123F reg 19General provisions concerning site coverage and plot ratio
Cap 123F reg 19A(Repealed L.N. 406 of 1987)
Cap 123F reg 20Permitted site coverage
Cap 123F reg 21Permitted plot ratio
Cap 123F reg 22Permitted site coverage and plot ratio may be exceeded in certain cases
Cap 123F reg 23Provisions supplementary to regulations 19, 20, 21 and 22
Cap 123F reg 23AProvisions supplementary to regulations 19, 20, 21 and 22 in respect of hotels
Cap 123F reg 24Height of storeys
Cap 123F reg 25Space about domestic buildings
Cap 123F reg 26New buildings on existing street less than 4.5 m wide to be set back from centre line of street
Cap 123F reg 27Cuttings
Cap 123F reg 28Service lanes
Cap 123F Part IIIAACCESS FACILITIES FOR TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND BROADCASTING SERVICES
Cap 123F reg 28AAccess facilities for telecommunications and broadcasting services
Cap 123F Part IVLIGHTING AND VENTILATION
Cap 123F reg 29Lighting and ventilation
Cap 123F reg 30Lighting and ventilation of rooms used or intended to be used for habitation or as an office or kitchen
Cap 123F reg 31Minimum requirements of window
Cap 123F reg 32Restriction on distance any part of room may be from prescribed window
Cap 123F reg 33Windows opening on to enclosed verandah, etc.
Cap 123F reg 34Mechanical ventilation and artifical lighting of offices
Cap 123F reg 35Additional vent may be required
Cap 123F reg 35AProvision for room-sealed gas water heater in bathrooms
Cap 123F reg 36Rooms containing soil fitments
Cap 123F reg 37Light and air not to be diminished
Cap 123F Part VSTAIRCASES, FIRE ESCAPES AND ACCESS FOR FIREFIGHTING AND RESCUE PURPOSES*
Cap 123F reg 38(Repealed L.N. 439 of 1990)
Cap 123F reg 39Staircases
Cap 123F reg 40Staircases in buildings intended for separate occupation
Cap 123F reg 40AEscalator to be in addition to staircases or means of escape in case of emergency
Cap 123F reg 41Means of escape
Cap 123F reg 41AAccess staircases for firemen
Cap 123F reg 41BFireman's lifts
Cap 123F reg 41CFirefighting and rescue stairway
Cap 123F reg 41DEmergency vehicular access
Cap 123F reg 42Landings, lobbies and passages
Cap 123F reg 43Distance from staircase
Cap 123F reg 44Revolving doors and turnstiles
Cap 123F Part VIDOMESTIC BUILDINGS
Cap 123F reg 45Kitchens
Cap 123F reg 46Tenement house
Cap 123F reg 47Building abutting on retaining wall
Cap 123F reg 48Retaining wall forming part of a building
Cap 123F reg 49Building not to be used for domestic purposes and for dangerous trade
Cap 123F Part VIAPlaces of Public Entertainment
Cap 123F reg 49ASituation of a place of public entertainment
Cap 123F reg 49BCinemas
Cap 123F reg 49CDomestic accommodation
Cap 123F reg 49DFloors and tiers
Cap 123F reg 49EWaiting accommodation
Cap 123F Part VIITEMPORARY BUILDINGS
Cap 123F reg 50Definition of temporary buildings and short lived materials
Cap 123F reg 51Application to be made
Cap 123F reg 52Siting to temporary building
Cap 123F reg 53Contractor's sheds
Cap 123F reg 54Kitchens, latrines and drainage required
Cap 123F reg 55Live wire or cable to be made safe
Cap 123F reg 56Building Authority may erect sheds
Cap 123F reg 57Deposit of security
Cap 123F reg 58Cancellation of permit
Cap 123F Part VIII(Repealed 11 of 1995 s. 22)
Cap 123F reg 59(Repealed 11 of 1995 s. 22)
Cap 123F reg 60(Repealed 11 of 1995 s. 22)
Cap 123F reg 61(Repealed 11 of 1995 s. 22)
Cap 123F reg 62(Repealed 11 of 1995 s. 22)
Cap 123F reg 63(Repealed 11 of 1995 s. 22)
Cap 123F Part IXHOARDINGS, COVERED WALKWAYS AND GANTRIES
Cap 123F reg 64Plans of hoardings, etc. to be submitted
Cap 123F reg 65Form of permit and power of Building Authority to make requirements
Cap 123F reg 66Maintenance of hoardings, etc.
Cap 123F reg 67Liability of permittee
Cap 123F reg 68Live wire or cable to be made safe
Cap 123F reg 69Deposit of security
Cap 123F reg 70Cancellation of permit
Cap 123F Part XMISCELLANEOUS
Cap 123F reg 71Power of Building Authority to permit windows, etc. to face or ventilate into unenclosed verandah, etc.
Cap 123F reg 72Buildings to be planned for use by persons with a disability
Cap 123F Sched 1PERCENTAGE SITE COVERAGES AND PLOT RATIOS
Cap 123F Sched 2OPEN SPACE ABOUT DOMESTIC BUILDINGS
Cap 123F Sched 3PERSONS WITH A DISABILITY




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