The Leisure and Cultural Services Department , often abbreviated as LCSD, is a department in the Government of Hong Kong. It reports to the Home Affairs Bureau, headed by the Secretary for Home Affairs. It provides leisure and cultural activities for the people of Hong Kong, which was also one of the tasks of the former Urban Council and the former Regional Council. It also manages some facilities like public swimming pools and public libraries in Hong Kong. The well-known Hong Kong Cultural Centre and Hong Kong Space Museum are also managed by the Department. Its headquarters is located in Shatin, New Territories.
Most of the public parks and gardens are managed by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department
Hong Kong public library (HKPL) system consists of 65 static and 10 mobile libraries offering a total collection of 11.5 million items.