BulletYear 2017 - 2018
BulletYear 2016 - 2017



Papers

Creation, redeployment and deletion of permanent directorate posts


Year 2017 - 2018



LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
EC(2017-18)8 Proposed creation of one permanent post of Chief Landscape Architect to head a new Landscape Division under the Architectural Branch in the Architectural Services Department upon approval by the Finance Committee to strengthen the provision of professional landscape architectural support to the Department in handling landscape design and tree management planning matters 14 June 2017
19 June 2017
3 July 2017
25 October 2017
8 November 2017
ECI(2017-18)8 Controlling the Size of Directorate Establishment 18 October 2017*
ECI(2017-18)9 Controlling the Size of Directorate Establishment 1 November 2017*
EC(2017-18)9 Proposed rationalisation of one Assistant Director of Marine permanent post to one Administrative Officer Staff Grade C in the Transport Branch of the Transport and Housing Bureau with immediate effect upon approval of the Finance Committee to provide pertinent policy support for the development of the logistics and port industries in Hong Kong 8 November 2017
ECI(2017-18)10 Controlling the Size of Directorate Establishment 15 November 2017*


Year 2016 - 2017



LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
ECI(2016-17)9 Controlling the Size of Directorate Establishment 23 November 2016*
ECI(2016-17)10 Controlling the Size of Directorate Establishment 22 December 2016*
ECI(2016-17)11 Controlling the Size of Directorate Establishment 23 December 2016*
EC(2016-17)23 Proposed creation of one permanent post of Chief Superintendent of Police (PPS 55) in the Hong Kong Police Force with effect from the date of approval by the Finance Committee to lead the Cyber Security and Technology Crime Bureau 4 January 2017
18 January 2017
26 January 2017
7 February 2017
8 February 2017
21 February 2017
ESC49/16-17(01) Submission from Hon Nathan LAW Kwun-chung regarding on EC(2016-17)23 - Proposed creation of one permanent post of Chief Superintendent of Police (PPS 55) in the Hong Kong Police Force with effect from the date of approval by the Finance Committee to lead the Cyber Security and Technology Crime Bureau 7 February 2017
ESC52/16-17(01) Follow-up to meeting on 7 February 2017 7 February 2017
ESC60/16-17(01) Submission from Hon Nathan LAW Kwun-chung regarding on EC(2016-17)23 - Proposed creation of one permanent post of Chief Superintendent of Police (PPS 55) in the Hong Kong Police Force with effect from the date of approval by the Finance Committee to lead the Cyber Security and Technology Crime Bureau 21 February 2017
ESC61/16-17(01) Follow-up to meeting on 8 February 2017 8 February 2017
ESC77/16-17(01) Submission from Hon CHU Hoi-dick regarding on EC(2016-17)23 - Proposed creation of one permanent post of Chief Superintendent of Police (PPS 55) in the Hong Kong Police Force with effect from the date of approval by the Finance Committee to lead the Cyber Security and Technology Crime Bureau 21 February 2017
ESC77/16-17(02) Administration's response to the submission from Hon CHU Hoi-dick regarding on EC(2016-17)23 - Proposed creation of one permanent post of Chief Superintendent of Police (PPS 55) in the Hong Kong Police Force with effect from the date of approval by the Finance Committee to lead the Cyber Security and Technology Crime Bureau 21 February 2017
ECI(2016-17)12 Controlling the Size of Directorate Establishment 11 January 2017*
EC(2016-17)24 Proposed making permanent of one supernumerary post of Assistant Director of Intellectual Property in the Intellectual Property Department with effect from 1 April 2017, or upon approval of the Finance Committee, whichever is later to provide dedicated staffing support at the directorate level to continue with the duties and responsibilities pertinent to the patent portfolio on a permanent basis 18 January 2017
26 January 2017
7 February 2017
8 February 2017
21 February 2017
1 March 2017
10 April 2017
ESC84/16-17(01) Submission from Hon Nathan LAW Kwun-chung regarding on EC(2016-17)24 - Proposed making permanent of one supernumerary post of Assistant Director of Intellectual Property in the Intellectual Property Department with effect from 1 April 2017, or upon approval of the Finance Committee, whichever is later to provide dedicated staffing support at the directorate level to continue with the duties and responsibilities pertinent to the patent portfolio on a permanent basis (Chinese version only) 10 April 2017
ESC84/16-17(02) Administration's response to the submission from Hon Nathan LAW Kwun-chung regarding on EC(2016-17)24 - Proposed making permanent of one supernumerary post of Assistant Director of Intellectual Property in the Intellectual Property Department with effect from 1 April 2017, or upon approval of the Finance Committee, whichever is later to provide dedicated staffing support at the directorate level to continue with the duties and responsibilities pertinent to the patent portfolio on a permanent basis 10 April 2017
ESC89/16-17(01) Follow-up to meeting on 10 April 2017 10 April 2017
ECI(2016-17)13 Controlling the Size of Directorate Establishment 7 February 2017*
EC(2016-17)28 Proposed creation of one permanent post of Administrative Officer Staff Grade C in the Treasury Branch of the Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau to strengthen directorate support on policy and legislative matters on various initiatives regarding Hong Kong's cooperation with the international community on tax matters; and making permanent of one supernumerary post of Chief Assessor in the Inland Revenue Department to cope with the increased workload and various policy initiatives relating to stamp duty 8 February 2017
21 February 2017
1 March 2017
10 April 2017
24 April 2017
25 April 2017
26 April 2017
ESC103/16-17(01) Follow-up to meeting on 26 April 2017 24 April 2017
EC(2016-17)29 Proposed creation of four supernumerary posts of one Principal Government Engineer, one Government Town Planner and two Chief Engineers in the Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD) to lead a new Sustainable Lantau Office (SLO) up to 31 March 2021; and redeployment of three D3, five D2 and 13 D1 directorate posts within CEDD arising from the establishment of SLO and re-organisation of the existing Development Offices in CEDD with immediate effect upon approval by the Finance Committee 8 February 2017
21 February 2017
1 March 2017
10 April 2017
24 April 2017
25 April 2017
26 April 2017
24 May 2017
6 June 2017
ESC101/16-17(01) Follow-up to meeting on 26 April 2017 26 April 2017
ESC102/16-17(01) Submission from Hon CHU Hoi-dick regarding on EC(2016-17)29 - Proposed creation of four supernumerary posts of one Principal Government Engineer (D3), one Government Town Planner (D2) and two Chief Engineers (D1) in the Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD) to lead a new Sustainable Lantau Office (SLO) up to 31 March 2021; and redeployment of three D3, five D2 and 13 D1 directorate posts within CEDD arising from the establishment of SLO and re-organisation of the existing Development Offices in CEDD with immediate effect upon approval by the Finance Committee 26 April 2017
ESC102/16-17(02) Administration's response to the submission from Hon CHU Hoi-dick regarding on EC(2016-17)29 - Proposed creation of four supernumerary posts of one Principal Government Engineer (D3), one Government Town Planner (D2) and two Chief Engineers (D1) in the Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD) to lead a new Sustainable Lantau Office (SLO) up to 31 March 2021; and redeployment of three D3, five D2 and 13 D1 directorate posts within CEDD arising from the establishment of SLO and re-organisation of the existing Development Offices in CEDD with immediate effect upon approval by the Finance Committee 26 April 2017
ESC108/16-17(01) Submission from Save Lantau Alliance regarding on EC(2016-17)29 - Proposed creation of four supernumerary posts of one Principal Government Engineer (D3), one Government Town Planner (D2) and two Chief Engineers (D1) in the Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD) to lead a new Sustainable Lantau Office (SLO) up to 31 March 2021; and redeployment of three D3, five D2 and 13 D1 directorate posts within CEDD arising from the establishment of SLO and re-organisation of the existing Development Offices in CEDD with immediate effect upon approval by the Finance Committee 24 May 2017
ESC114/16-17(01) Follow-up to meeting on 24 May 2017 24 May 2017
ESC116/16-17(01) Submission from Hon CHU Hoi-dick regarding on EC(2016-17)29 - Proposed creation of four supernumerary posts of one Principal Government Engineer (D3), one Government Town Planner (D2) and two Chief Engineers (D1) in the Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD) to lead a new Sustainable Lantau Office (SLO) up to 31 March 2021; and redeployment of three D3, five D2 and 13 D1 directorate posts within CEDD arising from the establishment of SLO and re-organisation of the existing Development Offices in CEDD with immediate effect upon approval by the Finance Committee 6 June 2017
ESC116/16-17(02) Administration's response to the submission from Hon CHU Hoi-dick regarding on EC(2016-17)29 - Proposed creation of four supernumerary posts of one Principal Government Engineer (D3), one Government Town Planner (D2) and two Chief Engineers (D1) in the Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD) to lead a new Sustainable Lantau Office (SLO) up to 31 March 2021; and redeployment of three D3, five D2 and 13 D1 directorate posts within CEDD arising from the establishment of SLO and re-organisation of the existing Development Offices in CEDD with immediate effect upon approval by the Finance Committee 6 June 2017
ESC150/16-17(01) Administration's further response to the submission from Hon CHU Hoi-dick regarding on EC(2016-17)29 - Proposed creation of four supernumerary posts of one Principal Government Engineer (D3), one Government Town Planner (D2) and two Chief Engineers (D1) in the Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD) to lead a new Sustainable Lantau Office (SLO) up to 31 March 2021; and redeployment of three D3, five D2 and 13 D1 directorate posts within CEDD arising from the establishment of SLO and re-organisation of the existing Development Offices in CEDD with immediate effect upon approval by the Finance Committee 6 June 2017
ESC151/16-17(01) Submission from Hon CHU Hoi-dick regarding on EC(2016-17)29 - Proposed creation of four supernumerary posts of one Principal Government Engineer (D3), one Government Town Planner (D2) and two Chief Engineers (D1) in the Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD) to lead a new Sustainable Lantau Office (SLO) up to 31 March 2021; and redeployment of three D3, five D2 and 13 D1 directorate posts within CEDD arising from the establishment of SLO and re-organisation of the existing Development Offices in CEDD with immediate effect upon approval by the Finance Committee 6 June 2017
ESC151/16-17(02) Administration's response to the submission from Hon CHU Hoi-dick regarding on EC(2016-17)29 - Proposed creation of four supernumerary posts of one Principal Government Engineer (D3), one Government Town Planner (D2) and two Chief Engineers (D1) in the Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD) to lead a new Sustainable Lantau Office (SLO) up to 31 March 2021; and redeployment of three D3, five D2 and 13 D1 directorate posts within CEDD arising from the establishment of SLO and re-organisation of the existing Development Offices in CEDD with immediate effect upon approval by the Finance Committee 6 June 2017
ESC160/16-17(01) Administration's further response to the submission from Hon CHU Hoi-dick regarding on EC(2016-17)29 - Proposed creation of four supernumerary posts of one Principal Government Engineer (D3), one Government Town Planner (D2) and two Chief Engineers (D1) in the Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD) to lead a new Sustainable Lantau Office (SLO) up to 31 March 2021; and redeployment of three D3, five D2 and 13 D1 directorate posts within CEDD arising from the establishment of SLO and re-organisation of the existing Development Offices in CEDD with immediate effect upon approval by the Finance Committee 6 June 2017
EC(2016-17)26 Proposed making permanent of one supernumerary post of Deputy Principal Government Counsel in the Legal Policy Division of the Department of Justice with effect from 13 April 2017, or with immediate effect upon approval by the Finance Committee, whichever is the later, to undertake essential duties in respect of constitutional and electoral matters 8 February 2017
21 February 2017
1 March 2017
10 April 2017
24 April 2017
24 May 2017
6 June 2017
14 June 2017
19 June 2017
3 July 2017
ESC87/16-17(01) Submission from Hon Nathan LAW Kwun-chung regarding on EC(2016-17)26 - Proposal to make permanent one supernumerary post of Deputy Principal Government Counsel in the Legal Policy Division of the Department of Justice to undertake duties relating to constitutional and electoral matters 24 April 2017
ESC90/16-17(01) Administration's response to submission from Hon Nathan LAW Kwun-chung regarding on EC(2016-17)26 - Proposal to make permanent one supernumerary post of Deputy Principal Government Counsel in the Legal Policy Division of the Department of Justice to undertake duties relating to constitutional and electoral matters 24 April 2017
ESC126/16-17(04) Submission from Hon CHU Hoi-dick regarding on EC(2016-17)26 - Proposed making permanent of one supernumerary post of Deputy Principal Government Counsel (DL2) in the Legal Policy Division of the Department of Justice with effect from 13 April 2017, or with immediate effect upon approval by the Finance Committee, whichever is the later, to undertake essential duties in respect of constitutional and electoral matters 14 June 2017
ESC140/16-17(01) Administration's response to the submission from Hon CHU Hoi-dick regarding on EC(2016-17)26 - Proposed making permanent of one supernumerary post of Deputy Principal Government Counsel (DL2) in the Legal Policy Division of the Department of Justice with effect from 13 April 2017, or with immediate effect upon approval by the Finance Committee, whichever is the later, to undertake essential duties in respect of constitutional and electoral matters 14 June 2017
ECI(2017-18)1 Controlling the Size of Directorate Establishment 24 April 2017*
EC(2017-18)3 Proposed regrading of four permanent posts of Assistant Director of Water Supplies to four Government Engineers in the Water Supplies Department with immediate effect upon approval by Finance Committee to meet operational needs and to enhance staff planning 26 April 2017
24 May 2017
6 June 2017
14 June 2017
19 June 2017
ESC126/16-17(03) Submission from Hon CHU Hoi-dick regarding on EC(2017-18)3 - Proposed regrading of four permanent posts of Assistant Director of Water Supplies (D2) to four Government Engineers (D2) in the Water Supplies Department with immediate effect upon approval by the Finance Committee to meet operational needs and to enhance staff planning 14 June 2017
ESC142/16-17(02) Administration's response to the submission from Hon CHU Hoi-dick regarding on EC(2017-18)3 - Proposed regrading of four permanent posts of Assistant Director of Water Supplies (D2) to four Government Engineers (D2) in the Water Supplies Department with immediate effect upon approval by the Finance Committee to meet operational needs and to enhance staff planning 19 June 2017
ESC142/16-17(01) Follow-up to meeting on 19 June 2017 19 June 2017
ECI(2017-18)2 Controlling the Size of Directorate Establishment 18 May 2017*
ECI(2017-18)3 Controlling the Size of Directorate Establishment 29 May 2017*
EC(2017-18)4 Proposed creation of 14 permanent judicial posts comprising four posts of Judge of the District Court, five posts of Deputy Registrar, District Court, four posts of Adjudicator, Small Claims Tribunal and one post of Magistrate in the Judiciary to strengthen the judicial establishment of the respective courts/tribunal with immediate effect upon approval of the Finance Committee; and one supernumerary civil service post of Principal Executive Officer in the Corporate Services Division of the Judiciary to provide dedicated staff support at the directorate level for around three years up to 31 March 2020 6 June 2017
14 June 2017
19 June 2017
3 July 2017
ESC152/16-17(01) Follow-up to meeting on 3 July 2017 3 July 2017
EC(2017-18)5 Proposed upgrading of the Departmental Secretary post ranked at Principal Executive Officer to Senior Principal Executive Officer in the Fire Services Department with immediate effect upon approval of the Finance Committee to cope with the increased complexity of work of the post holder and to strengthen the support for the senior management of the Department 6 June 2017
14 June 2017
19 June 2017
3 July 2017
ECI(2017-18)4 Controlling the Size of Directorate Establishment 8 June 2017*
EC(2017-18)8 Proposed creation of one permanent post of Chief Landscape Architect to head a new Landscape Division under the Architectural Branch in the Architectural Services Department upon approval by the Finance Committee to strengthen the provision of professional landscape architectural support to the Department in handling landscape design and tree management planning matters 14 June 2017
19 June 2017
3 July 2017
25 October 2017
ESC124/16-17(01) Submission from Division of Landscape Architecture, Faculty of Architecture of The University of Hong Kong regarding on EC(2017-18)8 –Proposed creation of one permanent post of Chief Landscape Architect to head a new Landscape Division under the Architectural Branch in the Architectural Services Department upon approval by the Finance Committee to strengthen the provision of professional landscape architectural support to the Department in handling landscape design and tree management planning matters 14 June 2017
ESC133/16-17(01) Submission from the Faculty of Design and Environment, Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong regarding on EC(2017-18)8 - Proposed creation of one permanent post of Chief Landscape Architect to head a new Landscape Division under the Architectural Branch in the Architectural Services Department upon approval by the Finance Committee to strengthen the provision of professional landscape architectural support to the Department in handling landscape design and tree management planning matters 19 June 2017


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