South Eastern Region

The South Eastern Region (Maltese: Reġjun Xlokk) is one of five regions of Malta. The region includes the southeastern part of the main island of Malta, including the capital Valletta. The region borders the Central and Southern Regions.

South Eastern Region

Reġjun Xlokk
Valletta
Coat of arms of South Eastern Region
Coat of arms
Map of the South Eastern Region
Coordinates: 35°51′57.2″N 14°30′49.5″E / 35.865889°N 14.513750°E / 35.865889; 14.513750Coordinates: 35°51′57.2″N 14°30′49.5″E / 35.865889°N 14.513750°E / 35.865889; 14.513750
Country Malta
IslandMalta
Act No. XVI of 200930 September 2009
SeatTarxien
Government
       Regional Committee
 • Regional PresidentPaul Farrugia
Area
 • Total36.2 km2 (14.0 sq mi)
Population
 (March 2014)
 • Total99,301
 • Density2,700/km2 (7,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1
Dialing code356
Local councils15
WebsiteOfficial Website

It was created by the Act No. XVI of 2009 out of part of Malta Xlokk.[1]

SubdivisionEdit

DistrictsEdit

South Eastern Region includes parts of the South Eastern and Southern Harbour Districts.

Local councilsEdit

South Eastern Region includes 15 local councils:

Hamlets

Regional CommitteeEdit

The current South Eastern Regional Committee (Maltese: Kumitat Reġjonali Xlokk) is made up of:[2]

Office Officeholder
President Paul Farrugia
Vice President Guzeppi Attard
Members Joseph Abela
John Boxall
Mario Calleja
Byron Camilleri
Justin John Camilleri
Speranza Chircop
Francis Debono
Alexei Dingli
Nigel Holland
Edric Micallef
Roderick Spiteri
Anthony Valvo
Marc Vella Bonnici
Alison Zerafa
Executive Secretary Joan Mangion (acting)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Regions of Malta". Statoids. Retrieved 1 April 2015.
  2. ^ "Kumitati Reġjonali". Government of Malta. Archived from the original on 6 June 2015.

External linksEdit