Legislative Council of Saint Helena
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politics and government of
Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
The Legislative Council of Saint Helena has 15 members, 12 members elected for a four-year term by popular vote and 3 members ex officio (appointed by the Governor). Members of the Council are referred to as Councillors and sometimes use the suffix "MLC" (Member of the Legislative Council).
|Ex officio members||3|
|Total (turnout %)||15|
Saint Helena is divided into eight districts, each with a community centre. The districts also serve as statistical subdivisions and electoral areas. The four most populated districts send two representatives each to the Council, and the remaining districts send one representative each.
|Half Tree Hollow||1.6||0.6||1,140||901||563.1||2|
Speakers of the Legislative Council
|John Wainwright Newman||? – ?|
|Eric W. George||? – 2008|
|Margaret Anne Catherine Hopkins||2008 – Incumbent|
- St Helena Independent, 3 October 2008 page 2
- GeoHive St Helena