First nomination for Yuen Long District Council by-election received

     One nomination for the San Tin Constituency was received by the Returning Officer for the by-election of the Yuen Long District Council today (May 28), the first day of the nomination period. No nominee was named for the by-election for the Shap Pat Heung West Constituency.

     Particulars of the nominee are available on the Electoral Affairs Commission website (
     The nomination period will run until June 10. If the number of validly nominated candidates for a constituency is more than one at the by-election, a poll will be held on July 14, 2019 (Sunday) for the by-election for that constituency.

Ends/Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Issued at HKT 18:15