Eastern District Council

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Eastern District Council
東區區議會
Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
Leadership
Chair
Wong Kin-pan, DAB
Vice-Chair
Chiu Chi-keung, FTU
Structure
Seats 35 councillors
consisting of
35 elected members
10 / 35
6 / 35
4 / 35
2 / 35
2 / 35
1 / 35
10 / 43
Elections
First past the post
Last election
22 November 2015
Meeting place
Eastern Law Courts Building (facade).JPG
11/F, Eastern Law Court Building, 29 Tai On Street, Sai Wan Ho, Hong Kong
Website
www.districtcouncils.gov.hk/east/

Eastern District Council (Chinese: 東區區議會) is the district council for the Eastern District in Hong Kong. It is one of 18 district council. Eastern District currently consists of 35 members, of which the district is divided into 35 constituencies, electing a total of 35 members. The latest election was held on 22 November 2015.

Political control[edit]

Since 1982 political control of the council has been held by the following parties:

Camp in control Largest party Years
No Overall Control Reform Club 1982 - 1985
No Overall Control Reform Club 1985 - 1988
No Overall Control HKAS 1988 - 1991
No Overall Control United Democrats 1991 - 1994
Pro-Beijing DAB 1994 - 1997
Pro-Beijing DAB 1997 - 1999
Pro-Beijing DAB 2000 - 2003
Pro-Beijing DAB 2004 - 2007
Pro-Beijing DAB 2008 - 2011
Pro-Beijing DAB 2012 - 2015
Pro-Beijing DAB 2016 - present

Members represented[edit]

Code Constituency Name Political affiliation Notes
C01 Tai Koo Shing West Andrew Chiu Ka-yin Democratic
C02 Tai Koo Shing East Patrick Wong Chun-sing Independent
C03 Lei King Wan Yeung Sze-chun Independent
C04 Aldrich Bay Ngan Chun-lim DAB
C05 Shau Kei Wan Lam Sum-lin DAB
C06 A Kung Ngam George Lam Kei-tung Independent
C07 Heng Fa Chuen Stanely Ho Ngai-kam FTU
C08 Tsui Wan Ku Kwai-yiu Independent
C09 Yan Lam Wong Kin-hing Independent
C10 Siu Sai Wan Wong Kwok-hing FTU
C11 King Yee David Leung Kwok-hung FTU
C12 Wan Tsui Kung Pak-cheung DAB
C13 Fei Tsui Joseph Lai Chi-keong Civic
C14 Mount Parker Wong Kin-pan DAB
C15 Braemar Hill Shiu Ka-fai Liberal
C16 Fortress Hill Frankie Lo Wing-kwan Independent
C17 City Garden Hui Ching-on Independent
C18 Provident Kwok Wai-keung FTU
C19 Fort Street Hung Lin-cham DAB
C20 Kam Ping Choy So-yuk DAB
C21 Tanner Cheng Tat-hung Civic
C22 Healthy Village Cheng Chi-sing DAB
C23 Quarry Bay Eddie Ting Kong-ho DAB
C24 Nam Fung Cheung Kwok-cheong Democratic
C25 Kornhill Bonnie Leung Wing-man Civic
C26 Kornhill Garden Leung Siu-sun Civic
C27 Hing Tung Hui Lam-hing FTU
C28 Sai Wan Ho Mak Tak-ching Labour
C29 Lower Yiu Tung Dominic Wong Chi-chung DAB
C30 Upper Yiu Tung Chiu Chi-keung FTU
C31 Hing Man Lau Hing-yeung DAB
C32 Lok Hong Li Chun-chau Independent
C33 Tsui Tak Lee Chun-keung Liberal
C34 Yue Wan Chui Chi-kin Independent
C35 Kai Hiu Lam Chui-lin Independent

Leadership[edit]

Chairs[edit]

Since 1985, the chairman is elected by all the members of the board:

Chairman Years Political Affiliation
Shum Choi-sang 1985–1994 Independent
Chan Bing-woon 1994–1999 Independent
Christina Ting Yuk-chee 2000–2011 Independent
Christopher Chung Shu-kun 2012 DAB
Wong Kin-pan 2012–present DAB

Vice Chairs[edit]

Vice Chairman Years Political Affiliation
Christopher Chung Shu-kun 2000–2003 DAB
Wong Kwok-hing 2004–2007 DAB
Christopher Chung Shu-kun 2008–2011 DAB
Wong Kin-pan 2012 DAB
Kung Pak-cheung 2012–2015 DAB
Chiu Chi-keung 2016–present FTU

References[edit]