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HOUSING

 

Staff members should refer to their contracts of employment on maters of eligibility for housing benefits. All forms of housing benefits provided by the University to eligible appointees are governed by the Prevention of Double Housing Benefits Rules as stipulated by the Government.

 

University Housing Accommodation

New appointees appointed on or after February 1, 2008, at Chair Professor/Professor level and non-academic staff on Band J are given a reversible option between accommodation in University staff quarters without time-limit, subject to availability of quarters and a rental levy of 10% of basic monthly salary OR a monthly Non-Accountable Cash Allowance without time limit.

New appointees at Associate Professor level and above are eligible for up to 3 years’ accommodation in University staff quarters at a rental levy of 10% of basic monthly salary, to be followed by Non-Accountable Cash Allowance (NCA) for an unlimited period. Alternatively, they can claim NCA without time limit from start of appointment.

Video of University Quarters

1. High West / Middleton Towers / New Alberose

2. Pine Court / Rodrigues Court / Tam Towers

Floor Plan of University Quarters

1. High West
2. Middleton Towers
3. New Alberose
4. Pine Court
5. Rodrigues Court
6. Tam Towers

 

 

Non-Accountable Cash Allowance (NCA)

New appointees at Assistant Professor level and above, non-academic staff on Bands H to J and academic-related staff at comparable ranks are eligible for a monthly Non-Accountable Cash Allowance without time limit.

The Prevailing Rates of NCA are as follows:

Grades/Bands HK$
Chair Professor/Professor/Band J: 24,000
Associate Professor/Band I/Principal Lecturer: 18,000
Assistant Professor/Band H/Senior Lecturer: 14,400