A private columbarium in Hung Hom. Photo: David Wong A private columbarium in Hung Hom. Photo: David Wong
A private columbarium in Hung Hom. Photo: David Wong
Ageing society

Private columbarium operators face stricter financial regulations as government tries to address Hong Kong’s shortage of urn spaces

  • Owners will have to deposit 15 per cent of sales revenues in a designated bank account until all available niches are sold
  • The measures are intended to protect customers in the event of columbariums going out of business

Topic |   Ageing society
A private columbarium in Hung Hom. Photo: David Wong A private columbarium in Hung Hom. Photo: David Wong
A private columbarium in Hung Hom. Photo: David Wong
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