Central and Western District Council
|Central and Western District Council
Yip Wing-shing, Independent
Chan Hok-fung, DAB
15 elected members
6 / 15
4 / 15
1 / 15
4 / 15
|First past the post|
|22 November 2015|
|11/F, Harbour Building, 38 Pier Road, Central, Hong Kong|
The Central and Western District Council (Chinese: 中西區區議會) is the district council for the Central and Western District in Hong Kong. Central and Western District currently consists of 15 members, of which the district is divided into 15 constituencies, electing a total of 15 members. The latest election was held on 22 November 2015.
Elections are held every four years.
|Political party||Council members||Current members|
Since 1982 political control of the council has been held by the following parties:
|Camp in control||Largest party||Years||Composition|
|No Overall Control||Civic Association||1982 - 1985|
|No Overall Control||People's Association||1985 - 1988|
|No Overall Control||HKAS → United Democrats||1988 - 1991|
|Pro-government||United Democrats||1991 - 1994|
|Pro-democracy||Democratic (majority)||1994 - 1997|
|Pro-Beijing||Democratic||1997 - 1999|
|Pro-Beijing||Democratic||2000 - 2003|
|Pro-Beijing||Democratic||2004 - 2007|
|Pro-Beijing||Democratic||2008 - 2011|
|Pro-Beijing||DAB||2012 - 2015|
|Pro-Beijing||DAB||2016 - present|
|A01||Chung Wan||Hui Chi-fung||Democratic|
|A02||Mid Levels East||Ng Siu-hong||Democratic|
|A03||Castle Road||Cheng Lai-king||Democratic|
|A04||Peak||Joseph Chan Ho-lim||Liberal|
|A05||University||Stephen Chan Chit-kwai||Independent||[a]|
|A06||Kennedy Town & Mount Davis||Chan Hok-fung||DAB|
|A07||Kwun Lung||Yeung Hoi-wing||DAB|
|A08||Sai Wan||Cheung Kwok-kwan||DAB|
|A10||Shek Tong Tsui||Chan Choi-hi||Independent||[a]|
|A11||Sai Ying Pun||Lo Yee-hang||DAB|
|A12||Sheung Wan||Kam Nai-wai||Democratic|
|A13||Tung Wah||Siu Ka-yi||DAB|
|A14||Centre Street||Sidney Lee Chi-hang||Independent|
|A15||Water Street||Yeung Hok-ming||DAB|
Since 1985, the chairman is elected by all the members of the board:
|Vincent Ko Hon-chiu||1985–1988||People's Association|
|Ambrose Lau Hon-chuen||1988–1994||Nonpartisan→LDF→PA|
|Stephen Chan Chit-kwai||1997–2000||Independent|
|Vice Chairman||Years||Political Affiliation|
|Stephen Chan Chit-kwai||2008–2011||Independent|
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