Hulu Selangor District

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Hulu Selangor District
District of Malaysia
Country  Malaysia
State Flag of Selangor.svg Selangor Darul Ehsan
Seat Kuala Kubu Bharu
 • Sultan's Representative Aman Shah Mohd. Shahar
 • District Officer Mohd. Fauzi Mat Yatim
 • Council President Mohamad Zain A. Hamid
 • Total 1,740.47 km2 (672.00 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 194,387
 • Density 110/km2 (290/sq mi)

The Hulu Selangor District is a district in Selangor, Malaysia. It is located in the northeastern part of Selangor. It borders the state of Perak to the north, Pahang to the east, Sabak Bernam district to the northwest, Kuala Selangor district to its southwest and Gombak district to the south.

The district's principal town is Kuala Kubu Bharu. Other towns in the district include Batang Kali and Ulu Bernam.

Selangor River sources from this area, hence giving the district's name.

Further divisions[edit]

Hulu Selangor further divides into 13 mukim:[1]

Mukim Area (km2)
Ampang Pecah 41
Batang Kali 163
Buloh Telur 26
Hulu Bernam 446
Hulu Yam 111
Kalumpang 41
Kerling 175
Kuala Kalumpang 39
Pertak 204
Rasa 83
Serendah 129
Sungai Gumut 41
Sungai Tinggi 160


Hulu Selangor is represented in the Dewan Rakyat by YB P. Kamalanathan of (MIC) - (BN) after the by-elections in April 2010 following the death of Zainal Abidin Ahmad (PKRPR).

Local authority[edit]

Majlis Daerah Hulu Selangor (Hulu Selangor District Council, MDHS) is the local authority which administrates District Of Hulu Selangor. This agency is under Selangor state government. MDHS is responsible for public health and sanitation, waste removal and management, town planning, environmental protection and building control, social and economic development and general maintenance functions of urban infrastructure.

It was established on 1 January 1977 according to Section 4 Local Government Act 1976 (Act 171) by merger of:

  • Rawang City Council
  • Kuala Kubu Bharu Local Council
  • Kalumpang Local Council

The total area under the administration of the council is 174,047 hectares.

Organisation chart[edit]

President Of Hulu Selangor District Council (Yang Dipertua)


  • Jabatan Perancangan Pembangunan (Planning Development Department)
  • Jabatan Khidmat Pengurusan (Management Department)
  • Jabatan Kemasyarakatan, Belia dan Sukan (Community, Youth and Sports Department)
  • Jabatan Pembangunan dan Penyelengaraan (Development and Maintenance Department)
  • Jabatan Kesihatan dan Persekitaran (Health and Environment Department)
  • Jabatan Penilaian dan Pengurusan Harta (Valuation Department)
  • Jabatan Kawalan Bangunan (Building Control Department)
  • Jabatan Perbendaharaan (Treasury Department)
  • Unit Audit Dalam (Inner Audit Unit)
  • Unit Perundangan (Judicial Unit)

Official flower and tree[edit]

Sunflower is the symbol of the Hulu Selangor District Council, on the basis is that it is always cheerful and prepared to serve every customer with efficiency and satisfaction.

The Mahogany tree is the official tree for Hulu Selangor and the main tree being planted at Kuala Kubu Bharu.


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