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HKADC Calls for Active Voter Participation

The Hong Kong Arts Development Council (HKADC) calls on all registered voters to take part in the 2019 nomination of representatives of arts interests for HKADC to be held on 20 and 21 October. Press enquiries are most welcome.

The poll is to nominate representatives of arts interests to be submitted to the Chief Executive for consideration of appointment to HKADC for the next term commencing 1 January 2020.

There are 6,846 registered voters for this year’s Nomination Exercise. Cross-arts interest voting will continue to be adopted this year. Voters from the 10 arts interests may cast votes for candidates standing for nomination in seven contested arts interests. Polling will take place from 8am to 10pm daily on 20 and 21 October at Mong Kok Community Hall, L2, Mong Kok Complex, 557 Shanghai Street, Mong Kok. Candidates for the seven contested arts interests are as follows:

Arts Education (1) Leung Sung Yum (2) Wu Chun Him
Drama (1) Sin Chun Tung, Terence (2) Cheung Pui Wah, Joyce (3) Lee Chun Leung
Film Arts (1) Chan Wing San, Sunny (2) Choi Kam Chuen
Literary Arts (1) Yan Pat To (2) Ho Kai Lam
Music (1) Cheung Cheuk Yin (Maggie) (2) Chow Pok Yin (3) Yim Wan
Visual Arts (1) Chan Kam Shing, Chris (2) Zhao Zhijun
Chinese Opera (Xiqu) (1) Ho Yat Ming (Ricky) (2) Lau Wai Ming

As there were only one candidate standing for nomination in the arts interests of Arts Administration, Arts Criticism and Dance, no polling is conducted for these interests.

For enquiries, please contact Ms Elizabeth Huang or Ms Serenade Woo of the Nomination Agent (Note) at 3956 1408 or email [email protected]. For a more complete understanding of the Nomination Exercise, please visit

(Note: Tri-Leaves Promotion Limited has been appointed by HKADC as the Nomination Agent of the 2019 Nomination Exercise.)