JCH Resident Handbook 2023-24

9.3 Furniture and equipment of the Hall must not be moved away from the Hall premises or moved from one room to another except with the permission of the Student Housing and Residential Life Office. 9.4 A fixed penalty of HK$500 will be levied on residents who damaged and/or tampered with any fixture, fittings or furniture. In addition, residents involved will be responsible to bear the cost of making good of the damaged and/or tampered with item(s). Decorations and Display Materials 10.1 Decorations and display materials are allowed to be put onto designated notice boards or places as permitted by the Student Housing and Residential Life Office. 10.2 Decoration and display materials on bedroom doors and other areas inside the Hall are normally allowed, provided that they do not deface surfaces, impose safety risk or cause disturbance to any other residents. Prior approval from the Student Housing and Residential Life Office will be required. 10.3 Decorations or display materials which deface surfaces or cause obstructions are prohibited. Hallways and Public Areas 11.1 According to the Fire Safety Regulations of Hong Kong, hallways, walkways, stairs and other public areas (e.g. common rooms in UG Halls, Sky Garden in Jockey Club Hall, lobbies, etc.) are to be kept clear of equipment, furniture, trash and any other obstacles that might obstruct passage. Items found in these areas will be confiscated and discarded at the expense of the resident who is responsible without prior notice. 11.2 Communal facilities are for the use of all residents. Any activity that obstructs others to use the communal facilities is strictly prohibited. Dress Code 12 A resident shall be properly attired, T-shirt, shorts and sandals are the minimum requirements in any common areas of the Hall premises. Laundry 13.1 Washing of clothes should only be performed in the laundry room. 13.2 Residents should make use of the dryers in the laundry room to dry their clothes as far as possible; if hang-dry is required, it can only be performed in the designated drying areas. 13.3 Laundry found hanging from the window hinges, curtain rails, sprinklers, false ceiling and air conditioner plinths, outside the windows or in public areas will be confiscated and discarded without prior notice. 13