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Hong Kong enhances land search

Hong Kong: The Land Registry, Hong Kong, produced the 43rd edition of the Index of Streets, House Numbers and Lots in Hong Kong, Kowloon and New Kowloon (Street Index) and the 12th edition of the New Territories Lot/Address Cross Reference Table (CRT) on compact disc for convenient retrieval.
The Street Index and the CRT are designed to facilitate land searches of properties by correlating available property addresses and building names with lot numbers. The new editions cost USD 250 per compact disc.
 Since the 42nd edition of the Street Index, 536 amendments have been made and seven new streets and 58 new lots/sections/subsections have been added. In the CRT, 2,923 amendments have been made and 27 new streets and 1,465 new lots/sections/subsections have been added since the 11th edition.  
Licences for the use of the 43rd edition of the Street Index and the 12th edition of the CRT on computer networks are also available for sale. Licence fees are USD 2,000 for computer networks linked to less than 50 terminals and USD 4,000 if linked to 50 terminals or more.
To further enhance support to users of the search services provided by the Land Registry, an online version of the new Street Index and the CRT will be available for free browsing on the Land Registry’s homepage (www.landreg.gov.hk) or through the hyperlink on the IRIS Online Services (www.iris.gov.hk).
Source: www.info.gov.hk