Municipality of the Islands

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Municipality of the Islands
Concelho das Ilhas.PNG
Chinese name
Traditional Chinese 海島市
Cantonese Jyutping Hoi2 Dou2 Si5
Portuguese name
Portuguese Concelho das Ilhas

The Municipality of the Islands (Portuguese: Concelho das Ilhas) was one of the two municipalities of Macau. Its organs were the municipal council (Câmara Municipal das Ilhas) and the municipal assembly (Assembleia Municipal das Ilhas) (Câmara Municipal das Ilhas Provisória and Assembleia Municipal das Ilhas Provisória after December 20, 1999). It was abolished on December 31, 2001, and replaced by the Instituto para os Assuntos Cívicos e Municipais (Institute of Civic and Municipal Affairs) the following day.

Parish[edit]

Parishes of the Municipality of the Islands
Freguesia da Nossa Senhora do Carmo.PNG Our Lady of Carmel Parish
(Freguesia de Nossa Senhora do Carmo)
嘉模堂區 (Pinyin: Jiāmútáng Qū)
Coterminous with the island of Taipa
Freguesia do Sao Francisco Xavier.PNG St. Francis Xavier's Parish
(Freguesia de São Francisco Xavier)
聖方濟各堂區 (Pinyin: Shèngfāngjìgètáng Qū)
coterminous with the island of Coloane
Cotai.PNG Cotai Landfill Zone
(Zona do Aterro de Cotai)
路氹城海區 (Pinyin: Lùdàngchéng Hǎiqū)

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