Polling was held from 6-7 October
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Established in 1995, the Hong Kong Arts Development Council (HKADC) is a statutory body set up to promote the development of arts in Hong Kong. The Chief Executive may appoint up to 10 persons nominated by the arts interests of Arts Administration, Arts Criticism, Arts Education, Chinese Opera (Xiqu), Dance, Drama, Film Arts, Literary Arts, Music and Visual Arts to be members of the HKADC. The current term of office of the HKADC members will expire on 31 December 2013. The next term of office of the HKADC members will not exceed 3 years with effect from 1 January 2014. A "cross-interest voting" system will continue to be adopted. Voters from all the 10 arts interests may cast votes for candidates standing for nomination in the 10 arts interests.

Following the completion of the candidate nomination process for the captioned exercise, there are a total of 29 validly nominated candidates this year. The polling was held from 6 to 7 October 2013 at Mong Kok Community Hall, L2, Mong Kok Complex, 557 Shanghai Street, Mong Kok (map). Upon completion of polling at 10pm on 7 October, ballots were immediately counted. Of the 8,512 registered voters, 2,884 turned out to vote for their representatives in the 10 contested arts interests. The voter turnout rate was 33.9%. The votes received by candidates for the respective arts interests were as follows:

Arts Interest Candidate number Candidates Votes Received
Arts Administration 1 Ms IP Yun Yun 466
2 Ms CHUNG Siu Mui Ribble* 1247
3 Mr AU Wan Leung Eddy 106
    (blank votes)
1058
    (void votes)
4
Arts Criticism 1 Mr LO Wai Luk* 1278
2 Mr WONG Wai Lun Max 618
    (blank votes)
982
    (void votes)
3
Arts Education 1 Mr LEUNG Sung Yum* 1293
2 Ms WONG Pik Ying 182
3 Mr WONG Chok Sun 487
    (blank votes)
915
    (void votes)
4
Dance 1 Ms MUI Cheuk Yin* 1224
2 Mr LAW Yiu Wai 618
3 Ms YIU Sau Mui 470
    (blank votes)
565
    (void votes)
6
Drama 1 Mr WONG Chau Sang Anthony* 936
2 Mr TSE Kin Man 725
3 Mr LEUNG Wing Nang Dymo 40
4 Mr KO Tin Lung 704
    (blank votes)
473
    (void votes)
5
Film Arts 1 Mr LI Shao Ming 327
2 Ms PAU Ellen* 1370
    (blank votes)
1179
    (void votes)
5
Literary Arts 1 Ms NG Mei Kwan* 1385
2 Mr CHOI Yick Wai 562
    (blank votes)
932
    (void votes)
2
Music 1 Mr QUAH David 739
2 Mr MACLEOD Michael Brian 187
3 Ms FEI Barbara* 871
4 Mr LAM Kwok Pan 282
    (blank votes)
792
    (void votes)
10
Visual Arts 1 Mr LEE Kam Yin 660
2 Ms POON Siu Han 504
3 Mr CHAN Chi Man Oliver 91
4 Mr CHAN Kam Shing* 930
    (blank votes)
693
    (void votes)
3
Chinese Opera (Xiqu) 1 Ms CHOW Kit Bing Jennifer 356
2 Ms LAU Wai Ming* 1828
    (blank votes)
687
    (void votes)
10
 
* Candidate received the highest number of votes in the respective arts interest
 
  Votes Received
All blank votes 1
 
Note: “blank vote” means, within one set of vote sheets for ten arts interests, the ballot did not show any indication of the choice of candidate for a certain arts interest. “All blank votes” means one whole set of vote sheets for ten arts interests did not show any indication of the choice of candidate for the ten arts interests.
 
 
The voter numbers for the respective arts interests as below:
 
Arts Interest Number of registered voters
Arts Administration 356
Arts Criticism 73
Arts Education 949
Dance 1794
Drama 479
Film Arts 408
Literary Arts 551
Music 1,198
Visual Arts 1,541
Chinese Opera (Xiqu) 1,163
Total number of registered voters 8,512
 
 
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