To: Registered Architects whose registration will expire on 1 April 2019
From: Ms. Vivian Sie, Registrar, Architects Registration Board, HKSAR
Date: 14 January 2019
RE: Application for Renewal of Registration
Please be informed that your registration with the Architects Registration Board, HKSAR ("the Board"), will expire on 1 April 2019. To renew your registration for a further period of 12 months, please complete and return the enclosed Application Form for Renewal of Registration on/before 3 March 2019.
You are kindly reminded that it is your responsibility to notify the Board of any change in the details and particulars in your original application form as required under Section 12(3) of the Architects Registration Ordinance ("ARO").
The fee for renewal is HK$1,300 - per year. Please return to the ARB Secretariat (address shown at the bottom of this letter) the completed form together with a crossed cheque payable to the "Architects Registration Board" on or before 3 March 2019.
|Key Dates||Relevant section of ARO||Fee|
|1 January - 3 March 2019||Application period
Section 16(2) of ARO refers
|3 March 2019||Deadline of application for renewal
Section 16(2) of the ARO refers
|4-31 March 2019||A fee for extension of time for renewal after the deadline for $530- shall apply to all applications post-dated 4–31 Mar 2019 until the removal of the name from the Architects Register.
Section 16(6) of the ARO refers
|1 April 2019||Expiry of registration. The defaulters will be issued a 28-day notice on the termination of the registration.
Section 16(4) refers
You will be issued a Certificate of Renewal of Registration upon the acceptance of your renewal of registration.
If you have further queries, please contact Ms Mable Hung at 2805 7297.
Vivian SIE (Ms.)
Encl.: A Copy of Application for Renewal of Registration