Student Accommodation

A. Important Notes

  1. The list of prohibited items in this Guideline is not exclusive. Hall residents who need and/or want to bring bulky items or electrical appliances into the halls, please complete the application form and send it to your Hall Warden for approval.

  2. For electrical products, please check the model no. and brand from the website of Electrical and Mechanical Services Department (EMSD) and provide a print screen, or a copy of the certificate of the electrical product, to indicate that it complies with the safety requirements prescribed in the Electrical Products (Safety) Regulation.

  3. Hall Administration will review this guideline from time to time and reserves the right to update it as and when necessary and appropriate.

B. Guideline for electrical appliances and bulky items

  1. Electrical Appliances of high wattage (over 2000 watts) or in bulky size are normally not allowed, unless with justification and supporting documents.

  2. Luggage - maximum dimension allowed: 23.6”(L) x 19.6”(D) x 43.3”(H)/60cm(L) x 50cm(D) x 110cm(H)


3. Electric Fan: desktop fan with a diameter of less than 14” diameter is allowed.

Electric desktop fan (Size: Max. 14” in diameter) - Allowed Electric floor/wall fan - Not allowed
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 4. Heater: a maximum height of 14” and voltage below 2000 watts is allowed.

Small Size Ceramic Heater - Allowed  Tower / Large Heater
traditional wire-wound fan heater - Not allowed 
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 5. Air purifier: a maximum height of 14” and voltage below 2000 watts is allowed.

Table top Air Purifier - Allowed  Tower Air Purifier - Not allowed 
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6. Monitor: screen with a maximum length of 29” diagonal is allowed.



C. List of Prohibited Bulky Items

Electrical appliances (A)

 Microwave Oven, Oven


Pressure Cooker




Electrical appliances (B)

Air Conditioner, Dehumidifier


Mini-washing machine (all sizes)


Sports Equipment

Bicycle (foldable or non-foldable)


Kinetic Bike

K bike

Furniture  (A)

Sofa, chairs (foldable or non-foldable)


Laundry Drying Rack


Furniture  (B)

Table Top/Tables (foldable or non-foldable),

Coffee table, Mahjong Table


Mattress (All sizes)

(unless with medical supporting document)


D. Others: 

Bulky Items for hall activities - Subject to Wardens’ approval

Hall Administration
Student Resources and Support Section
Student Affairs Office