Shek Lei North (constituency)

Shek Lei North (Chinese: 石籬北), formerly called Shek Lei, is one of the 31 constituencies in the Kwai Tsing District in Hong Kong.

Shek Lei North
Elected Constituency
for the Kwai Tsing District Council
Outline map
Boundary of Shek Lei North in Kwai Tsing District
DistrictKwai Tsing
Legislative Council constituencyNew Territories South West
Population15,253 (2019)[1]
Electorate8,209 (2019)[2]
Current constituency
Created1991
Number of membersOne
Member(s)Lam Siu-fai (Democratic)

The constituency returns one district councillor to the Kwai Tsing District Council, with an election every four years. The seat has been currently held by Lam Siu-fai of the Democratic Party.

Wai Ying constituency is loosely based on Shek Lei Estate in Kwai Chung with an estimated population of 15,253.[3]

Councillors representedEdit

Election Member Party
1991 Lee Wing-tat United Democrat
1994 Democratic
1994 Chan Ngai Independent
1999 Lam Siu-fai Democratic

Election resultsEdit

2010sEdit

Kwai Tsing District Council Election, 2019: Shek Lei North
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Lam Siu-fai 3,456 62.36 −4.74
DAB Yuen Yun-hung 2,086 37.64 +4.74
Majority 1,370 24.72
Turnout 5,555 67.77
Democratic hold Swing
Kwai Tsing District Council Election, 2015: Shek Lei North
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Lam Siu-fai 2,981 67.1 +6.7
DAB Cheng Ip-mei 1,459 32.9
Majority 1,522 23.2
Turnout 4,483 47.6
Democratic hold Swing
Kwai Tsing District Council Election, 2011: Shek Lei[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Lam Siu-fai 2,228 61.8 -8.1
Liberal Lau Ming-kin 1,291 35.8 +5.7
People Power Law Ka-kei 86 2.4
Democratic hold Swing

2000sEdit

Kwai Tsing District Council Election, 2007: Shek Lei[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Lam Siu-fai 1,776 69.9 -15.6
Liberal Lau Ming-kin 765 30.1
Democratic hold Swing
Kwai Tsing District Council Election, 2003: Shek Lei[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Lam Siu-fai 2,511 85.5 +28.1
DAB Tam Tsuen 425 14.5
Democratic hold Swing

1990sEdit

Kwai Tsing District Council Election, 1999: Shek Lei[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Lam Siu-fai 1,422 57.4
Independent Lee Sun-ho 483 19.5
Independent Leung Kwok-on 483 19.5
Democratic gain from Independent Swing
Kwai Tsing District Board Election, 1994: Shek Lei[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Chan Ngai 1,418 66.7
Independent Ip Shu-kai 660 31.0
Independent gain from Democratic Swing
Kwai Tsing District Board Election, 1991: Shek Lei[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
United Democrats Lee Wing-tat 1,886 78.5
Civic Yip Shu-kai 504 21.0
United Democrats win (new seat)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Recommended District Council Constituency Areas" (PDF). Electoral Affairs Commission.
  2. ^ "Age and Sex profile of registered electors by 452 District Council Constituency Areas in 2019" (PDF). Registration and Electoral Office.
  3. ^ "2011 District Councils Election – Summary of the District Council Constituency Areas". Hong Kong Government. 5 September 2011. Retrieved 23 April 2013.
  4. ^ a b c d e f Li, Pang-kwong. "香港選舉資料庫". 嶺南大學公共管治研究部. Archived from the original on 6 November 2003. Retrieved 22 April 2013.