Civil Engineering and Development Department
|Headquarters||Civil Engineering and Development Building, 101 Princess Margaret Road, Kowloon|
The Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD) is a department of the Hong Kong government that reports to the Development Bureau. Its duties are primarily the detailed planning and construction of infrastructure to be operated by other departments.
- Hong Kong Island and Islands Development Office
- Kowloon Development Office
- New Territories East Development Office
- New Territories North and West Development Office
- Civil Engineering Office
- Geotechnical Engineering Office
Hong Kong Slope Safety is a division within the CEDD that is responsible for Hong Kong's strategy on dealing with the safety of slopes, and making them look more natural . The government have committed to landscape every existing slope upgraded under the Landslip Preventive Measures (LPM) Programme and every newly formed Government slope.
The department was formed in 2004 through a merger of the Civil Engineering Department and the Territory Development Department (TDD). The TTD was, in turn, formed in 1986 through a merger of the New Territories Development Department and the Urban Area Development Office. The CEDD formerly came under the (former) Environment, Transport and Works Bureau.