Competition Objective

The Competition aims to achieve the following objectives:

  • To promote civic education on the proper usage of public toilet
  • To enhance the public toilet services as well as promote a culture of respect to the public toilet facilities in general
  • To invite professionals and the general public to come up with innovative designs for public toilets addressing the use of smart technologies, buildability and cost effectiveness;
  • To offer more opportunities for the industry to express their talents

BACKGROUND

The Competition is divided into two rounds. For Round 1, there will be Open Group and Professional Group. During Round 1 Competition, Participants are required to design three public toilets of different scales and site context with a view to:

  1. Create a new image for public toilet as a clean and hygienic amenity, with up-to-date facilities and a decent appearance;
  2. Infuse modular design ideas into the designs of the three different public toilets to achieve high level of buildability and cost-effectiveness; and
  3. Incorporate smart technologies and innovative ideas to enhance amenity value of public toilet

The Top 4 number of participants from the Professional Group in Round 1 will enter Round 2 of the Competition.

COMPETITION PROMOTERS,

SUPPORTING ORGANISATIONS AND PROFESSIONAL ADVISER

Competition Promoters 主辦單位

Food and Environmental Hygiene Department, HKSARG

香港特別行政區政府食物環境衞生署

Architectural Services Department, HKSARG

香港特別行政區政府建築署

Supporting Organisations 支持機構

The Hong Kong Institute of Architects

香港建築師學會

The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers

香港工程師學會

The Hong Kong Institute of Landscape Architects

香港園境師學會

The Hong Kong Institute of Planners

香港規劃師學會

The Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors

香港測量師學會

The Hong Kong Institute of Urban Design

香港城市設計學會

Professional Adviser 專業顧問

Mr. Lim Wan Fung, Bernard Vincent, BBS JP
林雲峯太平紳士、建築師

Architecture Design and Research Group Ltd (AD+RG)

AD+RG 建築設計及研究所有限公司