Below are existing incentives which motivate the industry to introduce, manufacture and adopt greener building and construction materials / products. The list will grow as we continuously work to strengthen the certification in Hong Kong.
1 credit for having at least 5% certified green products in one (1) of the listed categories (outside surface works, building façade and structures, interior non-structural components, and building services components).
2 credits for having at least 5% certified green products in two (2) of the listed categories.
CIC Green Product Certification has been accepted by URA on the Green Item Subsidy (GIS) under the Common Area Repair Works Subsidy covered by the Integrated Building Maintenance Assistance Scheme. The maximum amount of GIS is HK$1,500 per property unit subject to a cap of HK$600,000 per Owners’ Corporation.