Sabak Bernam District

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Sabak Bernam District
Daerah Sabak Bernam
Other transcription(s)
 • Jawiسابق برنم
 • Chinese沙白安南县
 • Tamilசபாக் பெர்ணம்
Location of Sabak Bernam District in Selangor
Location of Sabak Bernam District in Selangor
Sabak Bernam District is located in Malaysia
Sabak Bernam District
Sabak Bernam District
Location of Sabak Bernam District in Malaysia
Coordinates: 3°40′N 101°05′E / 3.667°N 101.083°E / 3.667; 101.083Coordinates: 3°40′N 101°05′E / 3.667°N 101.083°E / 3.667; 101.083
Country Malaysia
State Selangor
Local area government(s)Sabak Bernam District Council
 • District officerNasir Mamat[1]
 • Sultan's RepresentativeBaharin Mat Akhir[2]
 • Total997.1 km2 (385.0 sq mi)
 • Total103,153
 • Density100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (MST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+8 (Not observed)
Calling code+6-03
Vehicle registration platesB

The Sabak Bernam District is a district and a parliamentary constituency in north-western Selangor, Malaysia. It covers an area of 997 square kilometres, and had a population of 103,153 at the 2010 Census (excluding foreigns).[4] It is situated at the northwestern corner of Selangor. It is bordered by the state of Perak to the north, the district of Hulu Selangor to the east, the district of Kuala Selangor to the south, and the Straits of Malacca to the west. Bernam River forms its border with Perak. Towns in Sabak Bernam include Sabak, Sungai Besar and Sekinchan.

The district is mainly a rice growing area. As such, Sabak Bernam's main economic activity is agriculture. Sabak Bernam is the westernmost district of Selangor; at 100 km from Kuala Lumpur, Sabak Bernam is the furthest district in Selangor from both Kuala Lumpur and state capital Shah Alam.[citation needed]

Administrative divisions[edit]

Sabak Bernam District is divided into 5 mukims, which are:[5]

Federal Parliament and State Assembly Seats[edit]

Sabak Bernam, Selangor Parliament and State Assembly Electoral Districts

List of Sabak Bernam district representatives in the Federal Parliament (Dewan Rakyat)

Parliament Seat Name Member of Parliament Party
P92 Sabak Bernam Mohd Fasiah Bin Mohd Fakeh Pakatan Harapan (PH)
P93 Sungai Besar Muslimin Yahaya Pakatan Harapan (PH)

List of Sabak Bernam district representatives in the State Legislative Assembly (Dewan Negeri Selangor)

Parliament State Seat Name State Assemblyman Party
P92 N1 Sungai Air Tawar Rizam bin Ismail Barisan Nasional (BN)
P92 N2 Sabak Ahmad Mustain bin Ohtman Pakatan Harapan (PH)
P93 N3 Sungai Panjang Mohd Imran bin Tamrin Barisan Nasional (BN)
P93 N4 Sekinchan Ng Suee Lim Pakatan Harapan (PH)

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Portal Rasmi PDT Sabak Bernam Perutusan Pegawai Daerah".
  2. ^ "Portal Rasmi PDT Sabak Bernam Pejabat Orang Besar Daerah".
  3. ^ "Portal Rasmi PDT Sabak Bernam Profil Daerah".
  4. ^ a b "Population Distribution and Basic Demographic Characteristics, 2010" (PDF). Department of Statistics, Malaysia. Archived from the original (PDF) on 22 May 2014. Retrieved 19 April 2012.
  5. ^