Mayor of New Taipei

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Mayor of the City of New Taipei
Flag of New Taipei City.svg
Flag of the Mayor
Eric-Chu-cropped.png
Incumbent
Eric Chu

since 25 December 2010
Term length 4 years; may serve 1 consecutive terms
Inaugural holder Eric Chu
Formation 25 December 2010
Website www.ntpc.gov.tw

The Mayor of New Taipei is the chief political executive of the city of New Taipei in Taiwan. The mayor, a new position created when New Taipei's predecessor entity Taipei County was upgraded to a special municipality in 2010, is elected to a four-year term. The equivalent position in the former county was Taipei County Magistrate. The mayor is Eric Chu, Hou You-yi temporarily replaced Eric Chu from 20 October 2015 until 18 January 2016 due to the 2016 Republic of China presidential campaign.[1][2]

List of Mayors[edit]

  Kuomintang (KMT)   Dem. Progressive Party (DPP)

Taipei County Magistrate[edit]

Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of Office Political Party Term
1 New Taipei City seal.svg Mei Ta-fu
梅達夫
Méi Dáfū
(1900–1980)
1 May 1951 2 June 1954 Kuomintang 1
2 New Taipei City seal.svg Tai Te-fa
戴德發
Dài Défā
(?–?)
2 June 1954 2 June 1957 Kuomintang 2
2 June 1957 2 June 1960 3
3 New Taipei City seal.svg Hsieh Wen-cheng
謝文程
Xiè Wénchéng
(?–1963)
2 June 1960 31 October 1963[a][b] Kuomintang 4
-- New Taipei City seal.svg Lee Wen-yu[c]
李文玉
Lǐ Wényù
(?–?)
31 October 1963 2 June 1964 Kuomintang
4 New Taipei City seal.svg Su Ching-po
蘇清波
Sū Qīngbō
(?–?)
2 June 1964 2 June 1968 Kuomintang 5
2 June 1968 1 July 1969 [d] 6
-- New Taipei City seal.svg Lee Wen-yu [c]
李文玉
Lǐ Wényù
(?–?)
1 July 1969 1 May 1970 Kuomintang
-- New Taipei City seal.svg Su Ching-po [e]
蘇清波
Sū Qīngbō
(?–?)
1 May 1970 1 February 1973[f] Kuomintang
5 New Taipei City seal.svg Shao En-hsin
邵恩新
Shaò Ēnxīn
(1924–2014)
1 February 1973 20 December 1977 Kuomintang 7
20 December 1977 14 September 1981[g] 8
-- New Taipei City seal.svg Wu Tseng-wen[h]
武增文
Wǔ Zēngwén
(?–?)
14 September 1981 20 December 1981 Kuomintang
6 2005KMT NanjingTour FCLin.jpg Lin Fong-cheng
林豐正
Lín Fēngzhèng
(1940–)
20 December 1981 20 December 1985 Kuomintang 9
20 December 1985 20 December 1989 10
7 You-ching.png You Ching
尤清
Yóu Qīng
(1942–)
20 December 1989 20 December 1993 Democratic Progressive Party 11
20 December 1993 20 December 1997 12
8 Su-DPP-Cropped.png Su Tseng-chang
蘇貞昌
Sū Zhēnchāng
(1947–)
20 December 1997 20 December 2001 Democratic Progressive Party 13
20 December 2001 20 May 2004[i] 14
Lin Hsi-yao.jpg Lin Hsi-yao[j]
林錫耀
Lín Xíyào
(1961–)
20 May 2004 20 December 2005 Democratic Progressive Party
9 2008TourDeTaiwan TaipeiCounty PressConference Hsi-wei Chou.jpg Chou Hsi-wei
周錫瑋
Zhōu Xíwěi
(1958–)
20 December 2005 25 December 2010 Kuomintang 15

Mayor of New Taipei[edit]

Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of Office Political Party Term
1 Eric-Chu-cropped.png Eric Chu
朱立倫
Zhū Lìlún
(1961–)
25 December 2010 25 December 2014 Kuomintang 1
25 December 2014 20 October 2015 [k] 2
2007SecuTechExpo Opening YIHou.jpg Hou You-yi[l]
侯友宜
Hóu Yŏuyí
(1957–)
20 October 2015 18 January 2016 Kuomintang
1 Eric-Chu-cropped.png Eric Chu
朱立倫
Zhū Lìlún
(1961–)
18 January 2016 Incumbent Kuomintang

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Term extended to 4 years.
  2. ^ Died in office.
  3. ^ a b As acting; secretary general of the county government.
  4. ^ Suspended due to corruption charges.
  5. ^ Found not guilty; reinstated.
  6. ^ Term extended to accommodate joint elections.
  7. ^ Left office to serve as Taiwan Province Civil Affairs Department Commissioner.
  8. ^ As acting; provincial council member.
  9. ^ Left office to serve as Secretary General of the Office of the President.
  10. ^ As acting; designated by Executive Yuan
  11. ^ On leave to run for President.
  12. ^ As acting; deputy mayor.

See also[edit]